Urban Slavery in Arkansas
Explore the Historic Arkansas Museum and see a neighborhood from the time period leading up to the Civil War. While there, we learn… read more
Explore the Historic Arkansas Museum and see a neighborhood from the time period leading up to the Civil War. While there, we learn about urban slavery in the south and how it differed from slavery practices on plantations.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Little Rock, Arkansas, on March 5-8 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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