Slavery and the Underground Railroad in South Central Pennsylvania

Cooper Wingert talked about his book Slavery and the Underground Railroad in South Central Pennsylvania, in which he looks at the struggles between slavery… read more

Slavery and the Underground Railroad in South Central Pennsylvania Cooper Wingert talked about his book Slavery and the Underground Railroad in South Central Pennsylvania, in which he looks at the struggles between slavery and abolition in the state.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, from October 15-21 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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    Cooper H. Wingert
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Slavery and the Underground Railroad in South Central Pennsylvania

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Program ID:
422298-1
Category:
Interview
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Interview
Location:
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Jan 21, 2017 | 12:33pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jan 22, 2017 | 11:03am EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Jan 21, 2017 | 12:33pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 22, 2017 | 11:03am EST | C-SPAN 2
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