Owen Lovejoy and the Underground Railroad Owen Muelder talked about Owen Lovejoy, a Republican U.S. Congressman from Illinois who served from 1857 until his death in 1864. He was an… read more

Owen Lovejoy and the Underground Railroad Owen Muelder talked about Owen Lovejoy, a Republican U.S. Congressman from Illinois who served from 1857 until his death in 1864. He was an abolitionist who openly used his home in Princeton, Illinois, as a stop on the Underground Railroad. Mr. Muelder responded to questions from members of the audience.

This was a noon meeting of the U.S. Capitol Historical Society commemorating African American History Month was held in the Rayburn House Office Building. It was co-sponsored by the Illinois State Society of Washington, D.C. and the Knox College Alumni Association of Washington, D.C. close

People in this video

  • Owen W. Muelder Director Knox College->Galesburg Colony Underground Railroad Freedom Center
More People

Hosting Organization

More Hosting Organizations

Series

More information about

Owen Lovejoy and the Underground Railroad

541 Views
Program ID:
304213-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 4, 2012
Last Aired:
May 2, 2012

Airing Details

  • Mar 04, 2012 | 9:46am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 04, 2012 | 8:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 04, 2012 | 11:46pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 10, 2012 | 4:45pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 11, 2012 | 4:04am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 01, 2012 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 01, 2012 | 11:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 02, 2012 | 2:58am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Purchase a DVD or Download

Owen Lovejoy and the Underground Railroad

  • DVD
    Price:
    $29.95
  • MP3 audio - Standard
    Price:
    $0.99

User Created Clips from This Video