Wilmington 10

Jan Davidson talked about the Wilmington 10, a group of mostly African American students arrested after February 1971 protests in Wilmington, North Carolina,… read more

Wilmington 10 Jan Davidson talked about the Wilmington 10, a group of mostly African American students arrested after February 1971 protests in Wilmington, North Carolina, turned deadly. As the Civil Rights movement grew, students began to hold protests in the city that eventually led to the arrests of the Wilmington 10.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Wilmington, North Carolina, from February 18-24 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Charter Communications 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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Wilmington 10

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Program ID:
425554-1
Category:
Vignette
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Vignette
Location:
Wilmington, North Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Mar 19, 2017 | 3:38pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Mar 20, 2017 | 5:37am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Mar 19, 2017 | 3:38pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 19, 2017 | 10:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 20, 2017 | 5:37am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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