Second African Baptist Church

Vaughnette Goode-Walker showed the Second African Baptist Church in Savannah, where General Saxon told the black congregation about the… read more

Vaughnette Goode-Walker showed the Second African Baptist Church in Savannah, where General Saxon told the black congregation about the plan to give them “40 acres and a mule.” The church is also where the Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr., practiced his “I have a dream” speech.

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

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  • Jun 25, 2011 | 10:25am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 26, 2011 | 12:12am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 26, 2011 | 10:56am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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