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*
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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.