Preserving Happy Hill

During Reconstruction, African Americans in Winston-Salem settled in an area that became known as the Happy Hill neighborhood. Cheryl Harry, Organizer of the Happy… read more

Preserving Happy Hill During Reconstruction, African Americans in Winston-Salem settled in an area that became known as the Happy Hill neighborhood. Cheryl Harry, Organizer of the Happy Hill Shotgun House Project, explained her 30-year effort to preserve what’s left of the community.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2018 LCV Cities Tour” in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, from February 17-23, 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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Preserving Happy Hill

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Program ID:
442675-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Mar 17, 2018 | 10:18am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Apr 16, 2018 | 2:53am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Mar 17, 2018 | 10:18am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 18, 2018 | 2:43pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 19, 2018 | 12:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 19, 2018 | 4:42am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 26, 2018 | 5:18am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 15, 2018 | 10:53am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 16, 2018 | 2:53am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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