Book Discussion on Two Centuries of Black Louisville

J. Blaine Hudson, co-author of Two Centuries of Black Louisville: A Photographic History, gave a tour of locations in Louisville which were… read more

J. Blaine Hudson, co-author of Two Centuries of Black Louisville: A Photographic History, gave a tour of locations in Louisville which were important to the history of blacks in Louisville. He talked about the slave trade, black troops during the Civil War, civil rights protests, and the black business district in Louisville.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Louisville, Kentucky, on June 8-13 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local 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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Book Discussion on Two Centuries of Black Louisville

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Tour
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Louisville, Kentucky, United States
First Aired:
Aug 4, 2012
Last Aired:
Aug 6, 2012

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  • Aug 04, 2012 | 12:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 05, 2012 | 2:57am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 05, 2012 | 5:49am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 05, 2012 | 8:09am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 05, 2012 | 10:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 06, 2012 | 5:07am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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