Henry Wiencek is a prominent American historian and editor whose work has encompassed historically significant architecture, the Founding Fathers, various topics relating to slavery, and the Lego company. In 1999, 'The Hairstons: An American Family in Black and White', a biographical history which chronicles the racially intertwined Hairston clan of the noted Cooleemee Plantation House, won the National Book Critics Circle Award Wikipedia*
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Henry Wiencek has 12 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1999 Speech. The year with the most videos was 2003 with three videos. Most appearances with Walter Isaacson (2). Most common tags: Early American History (1600-1850), Jefferson, Thomas, Washington, George.