Candler Hospital and POW Camp

Savannah historian Barry Sheehy told stories of people who lived through and influenced the outcome of the Civil War. At Candler… read more

Savannah historian Barry Sheehy told stories of people who lived through and influenced the outcome of the Civil War. At Candler Hospital he talked about the use of the hospital during the Civil War and the two prisoner of war camps there.

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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Candler Hospital and POW Camp

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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 | 11:28am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 26, 2011 | 11:51am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 26, 2011 | 6:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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