Civil War Christmas Traditions

Catharine Wright talked about the evolution of Christmas traditions and about the many current American Christmas traditions that started… read more

Catharine Wright talked about the evolution of Christmas traditions and about the many current American Christmas traditions that started during the Civil War era, including Santa Claus and the decoration of Christmas trees and homes. At this program at the Museum of the Confederacy she focused on the Christmas celebrations at the nearby Confederate White House in Richmond, Virginia. Ms. Wright gave a PowerPoint presentations and responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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

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Civil War Christmas Traditions

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Program ID:
297036-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Richmond, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 25, 2010
Last Aired:
Jan 1, 2011

Airing Details

  • Dec 25, 2010 | 9:16pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 26, 2010 | 1:15am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 26, 2010 | 2:15pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 31, 2010 | 9:56pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 01, 2011 | 1:56am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 01, 2011 | 5:56am EST | C-SPAN 3
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