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Series
Connections
Episode
Historical Sites in South Carolina You Don't Know
Contributing Organization
South Carolina ETV (Columbia, South Carolina)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/41-225b0636
Description
This episode focuses on South Carolina?s connection to slavery since it was a primary port of call for slave ships. The show begins with an interview with Jannie Harriot of the South Carolina African American Heritage Commission and historian Damon Fordham. The interviewees discuss places connected with South Carolina?s slavery past. Next is a segment on the shelters enslaved Africans were forced to live in, focusing on The Slave Dwelling Project, created by Joseph McGill, program officer for the National Trust of Historic Preservation. The next segment looks at Atlantic Beach and the balance between development and historic preservation happening there. The next segment explores Greenwood, South Carolina?s connection to civil rights activist and educator Benjamin Mays along with the preserved sites that tell his story.
Date
2011-09-23
Asset type
Creator
TAYLOR,R., Director
Contributor
Bennett, P.A., Host
Rights
Copyright 2001 South Carolina ETV Commission
Media type
Moving Image
Duration
00:26:46:00
Citation
Chicago: “Connections; Historical Sites in South Carolina You Don't Know,” 2011-09-23, South Carolina ETV, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed October 22, 2018, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_41-225b0636.
MLA: “Connections; Historical Sites in South Carolina You Don't Know.” 2011-09-23. South Carolina ETV, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. October 22, 2018. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_41-225b0636>.
APA: Connections; Historical Sites in South Carolina You Don't Know. Boston, MA: South Carolina ETV, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_41-225b0636