Life in Revolutionary America

At Stratford Hall Plantation, birthplace of Robert E. Lee, a discussion was held on early life in revolutionary America, as part of the… read more

At Stratford Hall Plantation, birthplace of Robert E. Lee, a discussion was held on early life in revolutionary America, as part of the annual summer seminar for teachers. The teachers asked questions throughout the seminar with Professor Emory moderating. The panelists discussed many different aspects of life in America during the 18th century as well as the way in which history remembers people such as George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and Richard Henry Lee

Panelists included Emory Evans, author of Thomas Nelson of Yorktown: Revolutionary Virginian; Peter Henriques, author of The Death of George Washington: He Died as he Lived; Don Higginbotham, author of The War of American Independence and Washington: Uniting a Nation; and Ken McGaughy, author of Richard Henry Lee of Virginia: A Portrait of an American Revolutionary. close

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

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  • Don Higginbotham Professor University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill->History Department
  • Kent McGaughy Professor Houston Community College System->History
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Program ID:
182706-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Stratford, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 26, 2004
Last Aired:
Sep 6, 2009

Airing Details

  • Jul 26, 2004 | 2:33am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 25, 2004 | 10:37am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 19, 2004 | 3:29am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 29, 2005 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Sep 05, 2009 | 11:57am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 05, 2009 | 5:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 05, 2009 | 11:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 06, 2009 | 5:56am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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