Textile Mill Industry

Don Koonce talked about how Greenville, South Carolina, came to be known as the “Textile Capital of the World.” He shared the story of how the textile… read more

Don Koonce talked about how Greenville, South Carolina, came to be known as the “Textile Capital of the World.” He shared the story of how the textile industry started in the southern city and the impact its growth had on Greenville and the rest of the country.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Greenville, South Carolina, from January 16-22 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Charter 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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Textile Mill Industry

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Program ID:
404903-1
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Vignette
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Vignette
Location:
Greenville, South Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Feb 21, 2016 | 12:57pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Feb 28, 2016 | 5:45pm EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Feb 21, 2016 | 12:57pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 21, 2016 | 2:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 22, 2016 | 6:02am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 22, 2016 | 7:51am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 27, 2016 | 12:51pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 28, 2016 | 5:45pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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