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C-SPAN (Television network)

Overview
Works: 5,430 works in 5,952 publications in 2 languages and 13,766 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Guidebooks  Tours  Portraits  Video catalogs  Periodicals  Drama  History  Interviews 
Roles: Publisher, Producer
Classifications: E176.1, 973.099
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Most widely held works about C-SPAN (Television network)
 
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Most widely held works by C-SPAN (Television network)
Who's buried in Grant's tomb? : a tour of presidential gravesites by Brian Lamb( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the gravesites of every American president and offers photographs and information on their lives and final resting place
Traveling Tocqueville's America : retracing the 17-state tour that inspired Alexis de Tocqueville's political classic Democracy in America by Anne Bentzel( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Road to the White House [television program]( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two journalists review presidential television campaign spots and discuss issues surrounding the 1988 television campaigns of both the Republican and Democratic presidential candidates. Selected television spots from the Bush and Dukakis campaigns are shown
The Supreme Court home to America's highest court( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this documentary, you hear directly from all 11 current and retired Supreme Court Justices about the role of the Court, its traditions, and history. Tour the building and see the grand public spaces of this historic building, including the Great Hall and Supreme Court Chamber, and spaces only accessible to the Justices and their staff, such as the Robing Room and the John Marshall dining Room
The White House inside America's most famous home( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This feature documentary recounts highlights of American's most famous home, from George Washington's first design decisions to an exclusive tour of the private residence given by the First Lady Laura Bush
Presidential candidates debate [Sept. 30, 2004]( Visual )

30 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Kerry and George W. Bush debate U.S. domestic issues in the third and final debate of the 2004 presidential campaign
The first ladies of the United States of America by Allida M Black( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This special edition was produced to accompany C-SPAN's First Ladies: Influence and Image, an original series exploring America's first ladies, their lives, the times in which they lived, and their effect on the country. The book not only provides a special perspective on national life, but also offers a considered insight into the lives of notable women. The first ladies are brought to life with portraits drawn from the White House collection, as well as public and private collections, by such artists as Gilbert Stuart, Henry Inman, Howard Chandler Christy, and photographer Mathew Brady."--Jacket
C-SPAN video library a digital archive of C-SPAN video, created by cable, offered as a public service( )

in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The C-SPAN Archives records, indexes, and archives all C-SPAN programming for historical, educational, research, and archival uses. Every C-SPAN program aired since 1987, now totaling over 160,000 hours, is contained in the C-SPAN Archives and immediately accessible through the database and electronic archival systems developed and maintained by the C-SPAN Archives. The Archives records all three C-SPAN networks seven days a week, twenty-four hours a day. Programs are extensively indexed making the database of C-SPAN programming an unparalleled chronological resource. Programs are indexed by subject, speaker names, titles, affiliations, sponsors, committees, categories, formats, policy groups, keywords, and location. The congressional sessions and committee hearings are indexed by person with full-text. The video collection can be searched through the online Video Library. All C-SPAN programs since 1993 are digital and can be viewed online for free. Duplicate copies of programs that have aired since 1987 can be obtained and used for education, research, review or home viewing purposes. Proceeds from the sale of these programs help support the operation of the Archives. Some programs are not copyright cleared for sale. The Archives began within the Purdue University School of Liberal Arts in 1987. In July 1998, C-SPAN assumed responsibility for the archival operations and the facilities were moved from the Purdue University campus to the Purdue Research Park in West Lafayette, Indiana. The indexing, abstracting, and cataloging of C-SPAN programs is the responsibility of the C-SPAN Archives staff."--About C-SPAN Video Library p
Sexual harassment hearing compilation by United States( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation of testimony of Clarence Thomas and Anita Hill appearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee at the October 1991 Confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Thomas
The Capitol the most extensive view of our national icon ever recorded for television( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history, art, and architecture of the U.S. Capitol building from its opening in 1800 through the present
Trial of Hamlet( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a mock trial, the title character of Shakespeare{8217}s Hamlet was tried for the murder of the king{8217}s attendant, Polonius.{8194}The purpose of the trial was to determine the mental state of the prince at the time of the murder and to determine his criminal responsibility for the act.{8194}During a preliminary briefing, Justice Kennedy, who would preside over the trial, and several high school students reviewed the preliminaries of the case and the procedures the trial would follow.{8194}The briefing was followed by the trial
1988 presidential campaign commercials( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This tape includes presidential campaign commercials and commentary. The program concludes with a call-in show featuring analysis of campaign commercials by Greg Katz, a USA Today reporter specializing in political advertising
The Capitol( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history, art and architecture of the U.S. Capitol building from its opening in 1800 through the present. Covers both public and private areas
Constitutional relevance of foreign court decisions( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Justices Antonin Scalia and Stephen Breyer spoke of the relevance of foreign law for American Constitutional adjudication, including the use of foreign court precedents in deciding U.S. constitutional cases and whether the United States should consider shifting world standards on social and moral issues such as the death penalty
1992 Primary Campaign Classics( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journalists review presidential television campaign spots and issues surrounding the 1992 campaigns. Selected television spots from the campaigns are shown
Theodore Roosevelt( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses his home and family life, his military and political career, and his campaign for president as a third party candidate on the "Bull Moose" ticket
Catalog by Public Affairs Video Archives( )

in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains index to the educational and research archives of C-SPAN programming
1990 campaign commercials( Visual )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This compliation video includes Senate and gubernatorial commercials from 1990 political campaigns, featuring the Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Kentucky, and North Carolina Senate races
George Washington( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historians and others describe the military and political career of the 1st president of the United States, tour Mount Vernon (Washington's home), and answer questions called in by viewers
Thomas Jefferson( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historians and others describe the political career of the 3rd president of the United States, tour Monticello (Charlottsville, Va.), and answer questions called in by viewers
 
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Alternative Names
C-SPAN

C-SPAN (Cable Satellite Public Affairs Network)

Cable-Satellite Public Affairs Network

CSPAN (Cable Satellite Public Affairs Network)

Languages
English (110)

German (1)

Covers
Traveling Tocqueville's America : retracing the 17-state tour that inspired Alexis de Tocqueville's political classic Democracy in AmericaFounding father : how C-SPAN's Brian Lamb changed politics in America