Antietam

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

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

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Program ID:
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Category:
Call-In
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 16, 2002
Last Aired:
Sep 18, 2008

Airing Details

  • Dec 16, 2002 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 16, 2002 | 11:33pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 17, 2002 | 3:57am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 25, 2002 | 10:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 25, 2002 | 4:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 26, 2002 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 26, 2002 | 11:25pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 29, 2002 | 1:07pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 17, 2008 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 18, 2008 | 2:13am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 18, 2008 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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