Roger Williams and the Founding of Providence

History Professor Stanley Lemons talked about about the founding of the First Baptist Church in Providence, Rhode Island, as well as its… read more

History Professor Stanley Lemons talked about about the founding of the First Baptist Church in Providence, Rhode Island, as well as its founder Roger Williams.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Providence, Rhode Island to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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

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

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Roger Williams and the Founding of Providence

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Program ID:
310172-1
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Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Providence, Rhode Island, United States
First Aired:
Jan 6, 2013
Last Aired:
Aug 30, 2013

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  • Jan 06, 2013 | 10:51am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 06, 2013 | 5:03pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 06, 2013 | 8:52pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 12, 2013 | 5:51pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 13, 2013 | 4:51am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 20, 2013 | 4:23am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 17, 2013 | 9:51pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 18, 2013 | 5:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 30, 2013 | 7:52pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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