Guests talked about the Battle of Antietam. The battle, which occurred on September 17, 1862, was the bloodiest battle in U.S. history… read more
Guests talked about the Battle of Antietam. The battle, which occurred on September 17, 1862, was the bloodiest battle in U.S. history with casualties of approximately 23.000 killed, wounded or missing. It also marked the end of General Robert E. Lee’s first invasion of the North during the Civil War and prompted President Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation.
The program also featured historical reenactments, taped vignettes of the battlefield, and open telephone lines for viewer comments and questions. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Clemens, Thomas Professor Hagerstown Community College
- Gray, Stephanie Park Ranger National Park Service
- Houle, Bruce Reenactor
- Kopich, John Reenactor
- Maupin, Jim Reenactor
- Pohanka, Brian Historian
- Schildt, John Author
- Scully, Steven Producer C-SPAN
- Washburn, Elizabeth Reenactor
- Woodward, Elmer Reenactor
Israeli elections will be held Tuesday, January 28, 2003. Voters are electing members of the Israeli Parliament, the…
German television executive Rudiger Lentz discussed the upcoming election for Chancellor of Germany.
Life and Career of Richard Boucher
In the second in a series of three American Profile interviews with members of the Bush Administration communications…
In Depth with David Herbert Donald
Professor Donald talked about his writings and his career and responded to audience telephone calls, faxes and…