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Joanne Woodward - Actor, Part 1 | Profile
Joanne Woodward - Actor, Part 1 | Profile

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In this first segment, Joanne Woodward discusses her childhood, growing up in Greenville, her education, and inspirations for wanting to pursue a career in the arts. Woodward, originally from...
David Drake | SC African American History Calendar
David Drake | SC African American History Calendar

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David Drake, also known as “Dave the Potter” and “Dave the Slave,” (c.1801-c.1870) was an American potter who lived in Edgefield, S.C. Dave produced alkaline-glazed stoneware jugs between the 1820s...
Dizzy Gillespie, Part 1- Jazz Legend | Profile
Dizzy Gillespie, Part 1- Jazz Legend | Profile

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Jazz legend John Birks “Dizzy” Gillespie, was born in Cheraw, South Carolina. Dizzy Gillespie, Cheraw's claim to fame, filled many musical roles, such as trumpeter, bandleader, composer, and singer...
Dizzy Gillespie, Part 2 - Jazz Legend | Profile
Dizzy Gillespie, Part 2 - Jazz Legend | Profile

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Dizzy Gillespie was awarded the coveted Handel Medal, which is New York City’s most prestigious arts award. Gillespie is also part of the Newport Jazz Festival Program, and introduced friends and...
Dizzy Gillespie, Part 3 - Jazz Legend | Profile
Dizzy Gillespie, Part 3 - Jazz Legend | Profile

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When the opportunity came for a young Dizzy Gillespie to leave Cheraw, he took it. Dizzy moved to Laurinburg, North Carolina, where he went to school at the Laurinburg Institute. While in Laurinburg...
Mary Anna Richbourg - Glass Artist | 27:Fifty
Mary Anna Richbourg - Glass Artist | 27:Fifty

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Mary Anna Richbourg is a local artist residing in Rock Hill, South Carolina. She makes art and jewelry out of multi-colored glass, and trinkets. She talks about her inspirations for creating these...
The Artist And The Baseball Card | 27:Fifty
The Artist And The Baseball Card | 27:Fifty

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The sport of baseball is a celebrated American past time. "The Artist And The Baseball Card" is a traveling art exhibit, where over one hundred and fifty various artists have submitted drawings and...
Leon "Pappy" Self - Country Musician | 27:Fifty
Leon "Pappy" Self - Country Musician | 27:Fifty

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Segment 2 follows musician and composer Leon “Pappy” Self. Leon is a fiddle player, whose been pickin’ and singing in Texas since 1931. He was hired by a band called The Light Crust Doughboys, to...
Wilson Lock And Dam | 27:Fifty
Wilson Lock And Dam | 27:Fifty

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Host Rich Panter takes viewers around the Wilson Lock and Dam, an area also known as “The Shoals,” located in northwest Alabama. The historic sites featured are the shoals, the home of Helen Keller...