Wormsloe Plantation and Noble Jones

Chris Floyd gave a tour of Wormsloe Plantation as he talked about the founding of Savannah, Georgia. Noble Jones (1702-1775), a good… read more

Chris Floyd gave a tour of Wormsloe Plantation as he talked about the founding of Savannah, Georgia. Noble Jones (1702-1775), a good friend of city founder James Oglethorpe, built Wormsloe in 1736.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2011 LCV Cities Tour” in Savannah, Georgia, on June 1-8 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local cable affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Savannah, Georgia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 25, 2011
Last Aired:
Jun 26, 2011

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  • Jun 25, 2011 | 6:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 25, 2011 | 10:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 26, 2011 | 11:56am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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