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Silhouette of woman's head
This month, Knowitall features women who have made a difference throughout our history! Visit our Women’s History Month Collection to learn about abolitionists Sarah and Angelina Grimké; heroes from the American Revolution Dicey Langston, Dorcas Richardson, Emily Geiger, and Grace and Rachel Martin; Civil War diarist Mary Boykin Chesnut; the first woman elected to the S.C. Legislature, Mary...
The Orangeburg Massacre
This is a story that anyone of a certain age knows. It's the 48th year in which we've recalled the events that occurred in another era, but very close to home. SCETV produced a documentary in 1993, on the 25th anniversary of the Orangeburg Massacre. It was called Tragedy at Orangeburg: 25 Years Later . ETV's Beryl Dakers produced the documentary. The other two programs were produced on the 40th...
SC Sea Islands
This award-winning program explores the remarkable connections between the Gullah of the South Carolina/Georgia Sea Islands and the people of West Africa, particularly those of Sierra Leone. Taped in South Carolina and Africa, the program traces the truly unparalleled historical connection and continued relationship dating from the time of slavery, and examines the development of the two cultures...
Martin Luther King Jr March on Washington
South Carolina ETV has gathered a superb Collection of videos on African American History . Explore them now on Knowitall Media ! You’ll find interesting video series, as well as segments on specific topics, such as Briggs v. Elliott and the Friendship Nine . Plus, other collections and resources you don’t want to miss! Series available in the African American History Collection include : Civil...
Visual and Performing Arts in December
This month on Knowitall Media , we celebrate the Visual & Performing Arts ! This Subject Area offers sections on the following art forms: Dance Drawing, Painting & Illustrating Media Arts Music Sculpture Theater In addition to the content found in the Visual & Performing Arts Subject Area , we also offer the following Series that we’re sure will be of interest to anyone who enjoys...
Honor Those Who Have Served on Veterans Day!
Visit our Veterans Day Collection , just one of many collections you will find on Knowitall Media! One of our featured series in the Veterans Day Collection is Generations of Heroes , a project that offers South Carolina educators and students a chance to document the living memories of heroes and civilians who have served the United States from World War II to today’s soldiers serving in Iraq...

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