Parren James Mitchell , a Democrat, was a U.S. Congressman who represented the 7th congressional district of Maryland from January 3, 1971 to January 3, 1987. He was the first African American elected to Congress from Maryland. Wikipedia*
On the C-SPAN Networks:
Parren Mitchell has 25 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1982 House Proceeding as a Democratic Representative for Maryland's 7th district. The year with the most videos was 1984 with seven videos.