Battle of Wilson's Creek

The Battle of Wilson’s Creek in southwestern Missouri on August 10, 1861, is considered by many historians to be the second battle of… read more

The Battle of Wilson’s Creek in southwestern Missouri on August 10, 1861, is considered by many historians to be the second battle of the Civil War. Professor William Piston talked about that battle and the events that led up to it. He also responded to questions from members of the audience. 

“From Camp Jackson to the Battle of Wilson’s Creek: The First Campaign and Second Battle of the Civil War” was a talk held to mark the sesquicentennial of the event by the Missouri History Museum in St. Louis. close

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Battle of Wilson's Creek

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Program ID:
300941-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
First Aired:
Oct 1, 2011
Last Aired:
Jan 3, 2012

Airing Details

  • Oct 01, 2011 | 5:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 01, 2011 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 02, 2011 | 11:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 02, 2012 | 12:58pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 02, 2012 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 03, 2012 | 4:57am EST | C-SPAN 3
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