Old Slave Mart

Nichole Green talked about the old Charleston slave mart, which was one of the largest slave trading and selling hubs in the… read more

Nichole Green talked about the old Charleston slave mart, which was one of the largest slave trading and selling hubs in the Confederacy. She spoke in the Old Slave Mart Museum, at the site of the the only known building used as a slave auction gallery in South Carolina still in existence.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2011 LCV Cities Tour” in Charleston, South Carolina, on June 27-July 1 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

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

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Old Slave Mart

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Vignette
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Location:
Charleston, South Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Jul 30, 2011
Last Aired:
Aug 1, 2011

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  • Jul 30, 2011 | 11:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 31, 2011 | 1:20am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 31, 2011 | 2:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 31, 2011 | 6:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 01, 2011 | 7:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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