National Voting Rights Museum

The National Voting Rights Museum and Institute addresses the struggle of African Americans and women to obtain the right to vote. Historian Sam Walker… read more

The National Voting Rights Museum and Institute addresses the struggle of African Americans and women to obtain the right to vote. Historian Sam Walker toured the museum and discussed how Selma was integral to voting rights in 1965.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2018 LCV Cities Tour” in Selma, Alabama, from April 21-27 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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National Voting Rights Museum

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Program ID:
444931-1
Category:
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Format:
Tour
Location:
Selma, Alabama, United States
First Aired:
May 19, 2018 | 8:25am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
May 21, 2018 | 4:21am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • May 19, 2018 | 8:25am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 20, 2018 | 2:21pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 21, 2018 | 4:21am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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