Lincoln Cottage

A tour was given of Abraham Lincoln’s cottage at the Soldier’s Home. The Soldier’s Home was founded in 1851 and… read more

A tour was given of Abraham Lincoln’s cottage at the Soldier’s Home. The Soldier’s Home was founded in 1851 and served as a residence for disabled military veterans in Washington, D.C. Historians talked about the significance of the cottage to President Lincoln, who used it as his Washington wartime refuge and where he developed policies that led to the Emancipation Proclamation. close

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

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Lincoln Cottage

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Program ID:
280889-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Tour
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 6, 2008
Last Aired:
Apr 11, 2009

Airing Details

  • Sep 06, 2008 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 06, 2008 | 11:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 08, 2008 | 5:04am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 08, 2008 | 11:52am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 08, 2008 | 6:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 10, 2009 | 11:03am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 11, 2009 | 2:03am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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