Wichita Racial Relations

Mayor Carl Brewer talked about the history of racial relations in Wichita, Kansas. He cited examples of the many African-Americans,… read more

Mayor Carl Brewer talked about the history of racial relations in Wichita, Kansas. He cited examples of the many African-Americans, such as himself, in high leadership positions in a white majority city as evidence of attitudes in the community.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Wichita, Kansas, on May 7-10 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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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Wichita Racial Relations

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Interview
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Interview
Location:
Wichita, Kansas, United States
First Aired:
Jun 3, 2012
Last Aired:
Sep 1, 2012

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  • Jun 03, 2012 | 5:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 04, 2012 | 6:50am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 31, 2012 | 1:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 31, 2012 | 9:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 01, 2012 | 5:48am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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