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The States

"Michigan, Tennessee, Maine, Missouri, South Dakota"

Michigan's logging industry; Davy Crockett; lobster; the gateway to the West; the discovery of gold in the Black Hills in the 1870s.  (Repeat)

Mon 8/10 9:00 AM  H2
Duration: 1 hour
Rated: TV-PG
History, Educational, Documentary

08:00 AM
"Georgia, Colorado, Wisconsin, Nebraska, Maryland-DC"  Stone Mountain; Deer Trail, Colo.; America's dairy land; the Homestead Act of 1862 brings settlers to Nebraska's plains; Francis Scott Key.  (Repeat) H2
09:00 AM
"Michigan, Tennessee, Maine, Missouri, South Dakota"  Michigan's logging industry; Davy Crockett; lobster; the gateway to the West; the discovery of gold in the Black Hills in the 1870s.  (Repeat) H2
10:00 AM
"Virginia, Ohio, Idaho, Alabama, North Dakota"  Jamestown; the Gravity Grand Prix; potatoes; Rosa Parks' refusal to give up her seat on a Montgomery, Ala., bus; Teddy Roosevelt's North Dakota ranch.  (Repeat) H2
11:00 AM
"Illinois, Connecticut, Nevada, Mississippi, Wyoming"  The Cahokian civilization; Connecticut's shipbuilders shift from sails to steam to diesel power; the 1859 discovery of the Comstock lode; the blues; Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.  (Repeat) H2
12:00 PM
"Florida, Indiana, Washington, Utah and Rhode Island"  Millionaire industrialist Henry Flagler; the Indy 500; Mount St. Helens; the Bonneville Salt Flats; Roger Williams.  (Repeat) H2
01:00 PM
"Pennsylvania, Minnesota, Hawaii, South Carolina, Montana"  Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney, Pa.; Garrison Keillor and his "A Prairie Home Companion" radio program; the Confederate sub H.L. Hunley; Little Bighorn.  (Repeat) H2
02:00 PM
"New Jersey, Arizona, Kentucky, Oklahoma, Alaska"  George Washington crosses the Delaware River; the Grand Canyon; the Kentucky Derby; the Oklahoma Territory; the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.  (Repeat) H2
03:00 PM
"New York, Louisiana, Oregon, New Mexico and Vermont"  The origins of New York City at New Amsterdam; the origins of the Cajun culture; the Oregon Trail; William "Billy the Kid" Bonney; Ben & Jerry's ice cream.  (Repeat) H2
04:00 PM
"Texas, Massachusetts, Arkansas, Iowa, Delaware"  The discovery of oil at Spindletop in Beaumont, Texas; Puritans escape religious persecution in Massachusetts; nine black high-school students try to enroll at Little Rock Central High School in Arkansas.  (Repeat) H2
05:00 PM
"California, North Carolina, Kansas, New Hampshire, West Virginia"  The discovery of gold at California's Sutter's Mill in 1848; North Carolina's tobacco fields; Wichita, Kan.; open rebellion in America's Revolutionary War; the Battle of Blair Mountain in West Virginia.  (Repeat) H2

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