Jim Crow Era Charleston

Bernard Powers gave a tour of sites in Charleston related to black heritage. At Battery Park he talked about Jim Crow era Charleston… read more

Bernard Powers gave a tour of sites in Charleston related to black heritage. At Battery Park he talked about Jim Crow era Charleston as scenes of the city were shown.

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

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

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Jim Crow Era Charleston

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Location:
Charleston, South Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Jul 30, 2011
Last Aired:
Jul 31, 2011

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  • Jul 30, 2011 | 11:52am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 31, 2011 | 6:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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