Founding Fathers & the American Revolution, Pt 3

In conjunction with the opening of the William G. McGowan Theater a group of historians and authors discussed the American founding fathers… read more

In conjunction with the opening of the William G. McGowan Theater a group of historians and authors discussed the American founding fathers and their struggle for independence from England. The panel is called “Our Founding Fathers and the Charters of Freedom.” They also responded to audience questions.

The panel included Stanley Weintraub, author of General Washington’s Christmas Farewell: A Mount Vernon Homecoming, 1783 (Free Press, 2003); Joel Achenbach, author of The Grand Idea: George Washington’s Potomac and the Race to the West (Simon and Schuster, 2004); John Ferling, author of Adams vs. Jefferson: The Tumultuous Election of 1800 (Oxford, 2004); Richard Brookhiser, author of Gentleman Revolutionary: Gouverneur Morris, the Rake Who Wrote the Constitution (Free Press, 2003); and Charles Rodenbough, author of Governor Alexander Martin: Biography of a North Carolina Revolutionary War Statesman (McFarland, 2004). close

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

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Program ID:
183388-3
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 12, 2004
Last Aired:
Jun 18, 2006

Airing Details

  • Sep 12, 2004 | 4:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 04, 2005 | 11:15am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Jul 04, 2005 | 8:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Jun 14, 2006 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 17, 2006 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Jun 17, 2006 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Jun 18, 2006 | 3:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 18, 2006 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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