The Battle of Bull Run

Military historian Ethan Rafuse provided an overview of the Battle of Bull Run in July 1861. He described military strategies employed by… read more

Military historian Ethan Rafuse provided an overview of the Battle of Bull Run in July 1861. He described military strategies employed by the North and South and examined how this battle changed the character of the Civil War. He used slides during his presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience.

“Overview of First Manassas Campaign” was a program of the 29th annual summer conference of the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College, “Mobilizing for War and the Battle of First Manassas/Bull Run.” close

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

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The Battle of Bull Run

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Program ID:
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Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Jul 23, 2011
Last Aired:
Jul 24, 2011

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  • Jul 23, 2011 | 10:14am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 23, 2011 | 6:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 24, 2011 | 2:14am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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