Writings of Abraham Lincoln

Scholars and guests examined the final stages of the Civil War and beginning of the Reconstruction era through the writings of President… read more

Scholars and guests examined the final stages of the Civil War and beginning of the Reconstruction era through the writings of President Abraham Lincoln. They paid particular attention to the Gettysburg Address and other writings of Lincoln.

The program was telecast from the Gettysburg National Cemetery where Lincoln delivered the address in 1863 and included several items of interest from the site as well as a portrayal of Lincoln. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Holzer, Harold Vice President Metropolitan Museum of Art->Communications
  • Horton, James O. Professor George Washington University->American Studies Department
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Writings of Abraham Lincoln

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Program ID:
164439-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Jun 18, 2001
Last Aired:
Nov 20, 2008

Airing Details

  • Jun 18, 2001 | 9:01am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 18, 2001 | 5:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 22, 2001 | 8:24pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 22, 2001 | 11:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 04, 2001 | 4:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 05, 2001 | 7:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 30, 2001 | 5:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 26, 2001 | 4:02pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 26, 2005 | 10:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 27, 2005 | 2:04am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 27, 2005 | 7:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 29, 2005 | 10:06am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 29, 2005 | 2:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 29, 2005 | 7:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 30, 2005 | 10:06pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 31, 2005 | 2:04am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 31, 2005 | 7:05am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 14, 2006 | 8:05pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 14, 2006 | 11:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 15, 2006 | 5:04am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 13, 2007 | 10:29pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • May 30, 2007 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 19, 2008 | 8:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 19, 2008 | 9:14pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 20, 2008 | 2:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 20, 2008 | 3:13am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 20, 2008 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 20, 2008 | 9:13am EST | C-SPAN 3
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