Posted 22 Aug 2016
Robert Van Camp, creator and producer of the 'Great Scenic Railways' series, will be live in the Arkansas PBS studios for the broadcast of 'Trains Around North America,' Wednesday, Aug. 24, at 7 p.m.
Hosted by Grammy-winning musician and storyteller David Holt, 'Trains Around North America' traces America's railroad history, telling the unforgettable stories of the continent's historic and scenic tourist railroads. More than just a tour, these stories capture railroads as they defined the spirit of North America, creating a new industry and re-writing transportation history.
The program transports viewers to a variety of railways – from quiet and relaxing trains featuring spectacular meals and views, to fast-paced trains full of glitz, glamour and movie stars.
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