Amanda Smith

Amanda Smith

Amanda Berry Smith was a former slave who became an inspiration to thousands of women, both black and white. She was born in Long Green, Maryland, a small town in Baltimore County. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Amanda Smith has two videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2001 Interview. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 639 views per program.

Appearances by Title:Author Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • <em>Newspaper Titan</em>

    Newspaper Titan

    In her book Amanda Smith recounts the life of Cissy Patterson, the 20th century’s first female publisher and editor in chief of a…

  • <em>Hostage to Fortune: The Letters of Joseph P. Kennedy</em>

    Hostage to Fortune: The Letters of Joseph P. Kennedy

    Ms. Smith talked about the collection she edited of her grandfather’s writings Hostage to Fortune: The Letters of Joseph P.…

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