Mount Vernon's Slave Quarters

Dennis Pogue and Susan Schoelwer gave a tour of newly re-interpreted slave quarters at George Washington’s Mount Vernon that show a… read more

Dennis Pogue and Susan Schoelwer gave a tour of newly re-interpreted slave quarters at George Washington’s Mount Vernon that show a more historically accurate and nuanced depiction of slave life in 18th century Virginia. They talked about what archaeological research has revealed about the lives of the slaves who worked the plantation. close

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  • Dennis J. Pogue Associate Director George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, Museum, and Gardens->Preservation
  • Susan P. Schoelwer Curator George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, Museum, and Gardens

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Mount Vernon's Slave Quarters

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Program ID:
301057-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Mount Vernon, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 28, 2011
Last Aired:
Feb 18, 2014

Airing Details

  • Aug 28, 2011 | 7:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 28, 2011 | 6:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 28, 2011 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 03, 2011 | 3:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 04, 2011 | 1:58am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 24, 2011 | 12:29pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 24, 2011 | 8:29pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 25, 2011 | 4:29am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 18, 2014 | 5:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
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