Making the Civil War New

Edward Ayers gave a talk “Making the Civil War New.” He included pictures from a celebration in Richmond, Virginia, for the… read more

Edward Ayers gave a talk “Making the Civil War New.” He included pictures from a celebration in Richmond, Virginia, for the centennial of the Civil War and views from University of Richmond Web sites as he talked about changes in perspectives.

This was the keynote address for a daylong symposium, “The Civil War: Fresh Perspectives” on November 20, 2010. The symposium, held in the McGowan Theater in conjunction with the National Archives exhibition, “Discovering the Civil War,” marking the sesquicentennial of the Civil War, was presented in partnership with the Foundation for the National Archives, the University of Richmond, the Lincoln Group of the District of Columbia, and the Civil War Round Table of the District of Columbia. close

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

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Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 20, 2010
Last Aired:
Dec 19, 2010

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  • Nov 20, 2010 | 9:16am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 18, 2010 | 6:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 18, 2010 | 10:02pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 19, 2010 | 11:05am EST | C-SPAN 3
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