Dorothea Lange Photography and Social Commentary

Drew Johnson gave a tour of the Dorothea Lange collection at the Oakland Museum of California. Dorothea Lange was an influential American documentary… read more

Drew Johnson gave a tour of the Dorothea Lange collection at the Oakland Museum of California. Dorothea Lange was an influential American documentary photographer and photojournalist, best known for her Depression-era work for the Farm Security Administration (FSA).

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Oakland, California, from October 31-November 5 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2. close

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Dorothea Lange Photography and Social Commentary

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Program ID:
402657-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Tour
Location:
Oakland, California, United States
First Aired:
Jan 02, 2016 | 4:44pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jan 04, 2016 | 6:02am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Jan 02, 2016 | 4:44pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 03, 2016 | 2:44am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 03, 2016 | 2:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 04, 2016 | 3:35am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 04, 2016 | 6:02am EST | C-SPAN 3
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