General Cornwallis and the Battle of Charlotte

Hugh Dussek talked about Lord Cornwallis and his role in the Revolutionary War, focusing on the 1780 Battle of… read more

Hugh Dussek talked about Lord Cornwallis and his role in the Revolutionary War, focusing on the 1780 Battle of Charlotte. Mr. Dussek was interviewed at the site in downtown Charlotte where General Cornwallis led the British in that confrontation.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) on their “2011 LCV Cities Tour” were in Charlotte, N.C., on August 29-September 2, 2011, to feature the history and literary life of the city that would host the 2012 Democratic National Convention. Working with the Time Warner local cable affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close

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

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General Cornwallis and the Battle of Charlotte

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Program ID:
301666-1
Category:
Interview
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Interview
Location:
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Sep 24, 2011
Last Aired:
Sep 5, 2012

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  • Sep 24, 2011 | 1:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 25, 2011 | 6:46am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 26, 2011 | 2:51am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 01, 2011 | 11:54am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 08, 2011 | 11:53am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 09, 2011 | 6:52pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 10, 2011 | 7:56am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 05, 2012 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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