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

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Urban Slavery in Arkansas

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Program ID:
305172-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
First Aired:
Apr 1, 2012
Last Aired:
Sep 1, 2012

Airing Details

  • Apr 01, 2012 | 10:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 01, 2012 | 5:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 08, 2012 | 10:51am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 08, 2012 | 9:51pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 14, 2012 | 4:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 31, 2012 | 11:18am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 31, 2012 | 7:19pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 01, 2012 | 3:23am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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