Alabama State Capitol Building

Aroine Irby gave a tour of Alabama’s state capitol. He spoke about about the governors who have held office, including the state’s first and only female… read more

Aroine Irby gave a tour of Alabama’s state capitol. He spoke about about the governors who have held office, including the state’s first and only female Governor, and told the story of a man elected governor after committing murder during the campaign. Jefferson Davis was voted president of the Confederacy from inside the Alabama capitol building and was later inaugurated on the capitol steps.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Montgomery, Alabama, from March 19-20 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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Alabama State Capitol Building

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Program ID:
406964-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Tour
Location:
Montgomery, Alabama, United States
First Aired:
Mar 20, 2016 | 2:17pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Mar 28, 2016 | 1:50am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Mar 20, 2016 | 2:17pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 21, 2016 | 6:17am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 27, 2016 | 10:50am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 27, 2016 | 9:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 28, 2016 | 1:50am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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