Charleston Old City Jail

Harlan Greene gave a tour of historic Charleston. At Charleston’s Old City Jail he talked about the building’s history,… read more

Harlan Greene gave a tour of historic Charleston. At Charleston’s Old City Jail he talked about the building’s history, including the imprisonment of black Union soldiers.

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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Charleston Old City Jail

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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 | 9:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 30, 2011 | 11:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 31, 2011 | 12:43pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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