Book Discussion on America\'s White Table

Ms. Raven talked about her children’s book America’s White Table, published by Sleeping Bear Press. The book explains… read more

Ms. Raven talked about her children’s book America’s White Table, published by Sleeping Bear Press. The book explains the Vietnam-era practice of setting a white table to honor fallen, captured, or missing soldiers. As part of the event, Ms. Raven read from her book while children from local schools performed the ceremony of setting the table. A posting of the colors and the singing of the national anthem by WWII veteran Edward Murray preceded the reading. The event was a special ceremony of thanks and remembrance hosted by the Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum. close

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Book Discussion on America\'s White Table

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Program ID:
185999-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Aug 27, 2005
Last Aired:
Sep 18, 2005

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  • Aug 27, 2005 | 9:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 03, 2005 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 04, 2005 | 1:48am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 18, 2005 | 6:07am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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