Christopher Columbus Memorial Fountain

Historian Richard Norton Smith talked about the Christopher Columbus Memorial Fountain which stands in the middle of Columbus Circle, just… read more

Historian Richard Norton Smith talked about the Christopher Columbus Memorial Fountain which stands in the middle of Columbus Circle, just outside Washington’s Union Station. Topics included the sculptor, Lorado Taft, the symbolism of the monument, and the historical context of its unveiling in 1912.

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Christopher Columbus Memorial Fountain

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Program ID:
299704-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 28, 2011
Last Aired:
Jun 6, 2011

Airing Details

  • May 28, 2011 | 8:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2011 | 12:58am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2011 | 4:57am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2011 | 10:58am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2011 | 2:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2011 | 9:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 30, 2011 | 12:57am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 04, 2011 | 8:58am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 05, 2011 | 3:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 05, 2011 | 9:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 06, 2011 | 4:58am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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