Book Discussion on The Lincoln Family Album

Actors Liam Neeson and Holly Hunter portrayed Abraham and Mary Lincoln. The performance included the intimate letters and public… read more

Actors Liam Neeson and Holly Hunter portrayed Abraham and Mary Lincoln. The performance included the intimate letters and public speeches of the Lincolns together with photographs of the famous couple and their family displayed on a large screen. The program was narrated by Harold Holzer, author of The Lincoln Family Album, published by Doubleday. 

The event capped a day of planning for the 16th president’s 200th birthday in 2009 by the Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission and its Advisory Committee. The performance took place in the Coolidge Auditorium of the Thomas Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress. close

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

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Book Discussion on The Lincoln Family Album

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Program ID:
191184-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Public Affairs Event
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 20, 2006
Last Aired:
Feb 21, 2012

Airing Details

  • Feb 20, 2006 | 8:05pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 20, 2006 | 11:31pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 15, 2006 | 9:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 16, 2006 | 12:26am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 29, 2007 | 11:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 05, 2008 | 8:23pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 05, 2008 | 11:23pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 07, 2008 | 6:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 08, 2008 | 3:53am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 10, 2009 | 3:19pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 11, 2009 | 6:20am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 20, 2012 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 20, 2012 | 4:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 21, 2012 | 12:02am EST | C-SPAN 3
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