University of Alabama's 19th Century History

Professor Rachel Stephens gave a tour of the University of Alabama’s campus and showed some of the few remaining buildings that survived the Civil War. She talked… read more

Professor Rachel Stephens gave a tour of the University of Alabama’s campus and showed some of the few remaining buildings that survived the Civil War. She talked about the university’s origins in the 1830s, and how it was rebuilt after Union troops set fire to the campus during the Civil War.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, from March 19-24 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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University of Alabama's 19th Century History

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Program ID:
408268-1
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Vignette
Format:
Tour
Location:
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States
First Aired:
Apr 16, 2016 | 7:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Apr 18, 2016 | 6:33am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Apr 16, 2016 | 7:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 17, 2016 | 5:47am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 17, 2016 | 2:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 18, 2016 | 6:33am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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