African American Museum of Iowa

Built in 2003, the African American Museum of Iowa was established to teach and preserve the African American history of Iowa. Curator Felicite Wolfe highlighted the… read more

Built in 2003, the African American Museum of Iowa was established to teach and preserve the African American history of Iowa. Curator Felicite Wolfe highlighted the museum’s “Driven By Hope” exhibit and shared the story of black migration into the state.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2019 LCV Cities Tour” in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, from February 16-22, 2019, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Mediacom 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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African American Museum of Iowa

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Program ID:
458593-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States
First Aired:
Mar 16, 2019 | 2:47pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Mar 31, 2019 | 6:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Mar 16, 2019 | 2:47pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 17, 2019 | 2:51pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 18, 2019 | 4:51am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 31, 2019 | 6:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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