Longwood University Commencement

Mr. Bond gave the commencement address to students being graduated by Longwood University. He talked about his grandfather, who… read more

Mr. Bond gave the commencement address to students being graduated by Longwood University. He talked about his grandfather, who had been born a slave but achieved an education. Longwood University is in the county of one of the cases that made up the Brown v. Board of Education desegregation case fifty years ago. Mr. Bond talked about the county’s reaction to desegregation and other civil rights issues. close

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Longwood University Commencement

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Program ID:
181766-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Farmville, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 26, 2004
Last Aired:
Jun 27, 2004

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  • Jun 26, 2004 | 5:41pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 27, 2004 | 5:52am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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