What is a Tar Heel

University of North Carolina Chapel Hill archivist Nicholas Graham explained the story behind the naming of the university’s mascot, the Tar Heel.… read more

University of North Carolina Chapel Hill archivist Nicholas Graham explained the story behind the naming of the university’s mascot, the Tar Heel.

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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What is a Tar Heel

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Jan 19, 2020 | 2:52pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jan 20, 2020 | 4:52am EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Jan 19, 2020 | 2:52pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 20, 2020 | 4:52am EST | C-SPAN 3
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