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History Detective: Charles Gordone & Civil Rights

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Overview

Charles Gordone grew up in Elkhart and would go on to notoriety as a playwright, actor, director, film maker, and much more. In the 1960s, he was at the forefront of civil rights advocating for equality.

In this History Detective series, we’ll look at Gordone’s career, and see an unreleased documentary he made for the United States Information Agency.