Jones Street and Joe Thompson

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

Savannah historian Barry Sheehy told stories of people who lived through and influenced the outcome of the Civil War. On Jones Street in Savannah, Georgia, he talked about the historic street and the story of Confederate officer Joseph Thompson.

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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Jones Street and Joe Thompson

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Location:
Savannah, Georgia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 25, 2011
Last Aired:
Jun 27, 2011

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  • Jun 25, 2011 | 2:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 27, 2011 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 27, 2011 | 3:57am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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