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Mary Church Terrell and the Black "Mammy" Statue

University of Delaware Professor Alison Parker taught a class about activist Mary Church Terrell and her 1923 fight against the United Daughters of the… read more

University of Delaware Professor Alison Parker taught a class about activist Mary Church Terrell and her 1923 fight against the United Daughters of the Confederacy’s attempt to erect a black “Mammy” statue in Washington, D.C. She described how Terrell, a civil rights activist and suffragist, organized opposition and successfully prevented this “Lost Cause” monument from being built. close

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Mary Church Terrell and the Black "Mammy" Statue

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Program ID:
511520-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Newark, Delaware, United States
First Aired:
May 22, 2021 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
May 30, 2021 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • May 22, 2021 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 22, 2021 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • May 23, 2021 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 30, 2021 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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