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Atlanta History Center

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Atlanta History Center has hosted 34 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 1997 Speech. The year with the most events was 2020 with six events. The year with the highest average number of views per video was 2017 with an average of 2,640 views per video. Most appearances with Sheffield Hale (6), Kate Whitman (5), Virginia Prescott (3). Most common tags: Civil War, African American History, Race Relations.

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    Georgia's Milledgeville Asylum

    The Georgia State Lunatic, Idiot, and Epileptic Asylum was founded in 1841 and would become the largest mental institution…

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    Of Bears and Ballots

    Author Heather Lende detailed her experience entering into local politics in her hometown of Haines, Alaska. This was a…

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    Up All Night

    Author and journalist Lisa Napoli provided a history of cable news and the rise of the 24-hour news cycle. This was a…

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    The Other Madisons

    Retired pediatrician and geneticist Bettye Kearse investigated her family’s lineage and its oral history that claims they…

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