Former Chapel Hill Mayor Howard Lee

Howard Lee was the first African-American elected mayor in a majority-white southern city. Mr. Lee talked about serving as Chapel Hill’s mayor from 1969 to… read more

Howard Lee was the first African-American elected mayor in a majority-white southern city. Mr. Lee talked about serving as Chapel Hill’s mayor from 1969 to 1975 and explained the challenges he faced during the election and while in office.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2019 LCV Cities Tour” in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, from October 24-30, 2019, 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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Former Chapel Hill Mayor Howard Lee

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Program ID:
467719-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Jan 18, 2020 | 5:45pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Sep 14, 2020 | 5:40am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Jan 18, 2020 | 5:45pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 19, 2020 | 7:45am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 19, 2020 | 2:23pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 20, 2020 | 1:26am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 20, 2020 | 4:23am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 20, 2020 | 3:45pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 20, 2020 | 11:46pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 21, 2020 | 7:46am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 26, 2020 | 7:46pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 01, 2020 | 5:44pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • May 28, 2020 | 9:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2020 | 2:54am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2020 | 8:19am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2020 | 1:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2020 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 14, 2020 | 5:40am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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