Undoing Plessy

Gordon Andrews talked about his book Undoing Plessy: Charles Hamilton Houston, Race, Labor, and the Law, 1895-1950, in which he chronicles the life of… read more

Gordon Andrews talked about his book Undoing Plessy: Charles Hamilton Houston, Race, Labor, and the Law, 1895-1950, in which he chronicles the life of attorney Charles Hamilton Huston and the role he played in laying the groundwork for the early Civil Rights movement.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Grand Rapids, Michigan, from June 23-29 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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Program ID:
415428-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
First Aired:
Sep 17, 2016 | 12:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Aug 24, 2017 | 5:37am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Sep 17, 2016 | 12:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 18, 2016 | 6:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 23, 2017 | 10:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 24, 2017 | 1:50am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 24, 2017 | 5:37am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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