George H. White: Searching for Freedom


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Explore the enduring legacy of one of the most significant African American leaders of the Reconstruction Era. Born in 1852 in Eastern North Carolina to a family of turpentine farmers, White rose through the ranks of state politics to serve in the 55th US Congress from 1887 to 1901 as its sole Black voice.

Aired: 06/14/22

Rating: NR

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George H. White: Searching for Freedom is a local public television program presented by PBS NC.