Congressional Cemetery

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. 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 and some notable people forgotten by history. close

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301813-3
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Tour
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 25, 2011
Last Aired:
Aug 28, 2012

Airing Details

  • Nov 25, 2011 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 25, 2011 | 4:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 25, 2011 | 11:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 24, 2011 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 24, 2011 | 11:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 25, 2011 | 12:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 27, 2012 | 2:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 27, 2012 | 10:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 28, 2012 | 6:32am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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