Story of the Grimke Sisters

Harlan Greene gave a tour of historic Charleston. At the Addlestone Library of the College of Charleston he displayed some items from… read more

Harlan Greene gave a tour of historic Charleston. At the Addlestone Library of the College of Charleston he displayed some items from the special collection as he talked about the Grimke sisters. He talked about the role they played as abolitionists and early women’s rights advocates.

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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Story of the Grimke Sisters

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

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  • Jul 30, 2011 | 4:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 31, 2011 | 3:34am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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