President Eisenhower and Civil Rights

James Spurlock teaches a course on contemporary U.S. history since 1941. In this lecture he focused on the often overlooked area of… read more

James Spurlock teaches a course on contemporary U.S. history since 1941. In this lecture he focused on the often overlooked area of President Eisenhower and the Civil Rights Movement of the 1950s. He talked about how the Eisenhower administration implemented President Truman’s executive order to end segregation in the military. close

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President Eisenhower and Civil Rights

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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 27, 2011
Last Aired:
Aug 28, 2011

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  • Aug 27, 2011 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 27, 2011 | 11:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 28, 2011 | 12:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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