Congressional Cemetery, Part 2

Rebecca Roberts gave a tour of Washington’s Congressional Cemetery as she talked about its history and some of the people buried… read more

Rebecca Roberts gave a tour of Washington’s Congressional Cemetery as she talked about its history and some of the people buried there, focusing on some of her favorite people forgotten by history. Located 18 blocks from the U.S. Capitol, for much of the 19th century it was the traditional burial site for members of Congress who died in office. It is the final resting place for many military and government officials and other prominent Americans as well as the local residents. close

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Program ID:
301813-2
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 16, 2011
Last Aired:
Oct 23, 2011

Airing Details

  • Oct 16, 2011 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 16, 2011 | 5:39pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 16, 2011 | 7:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 16, 2011 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 22, 2011 | 3:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 23, 2011 | 1:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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