Leadership of Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis

This week on The Civil War, two historians discuss the wartime leadership styles of Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis. 
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This week on The Civil War, two historians discuss the wartime leadership styles of Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis. 

This is the first in a series of sessions we’ll air over the next few weeks from a conference organized by the Virginia Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission. The theme of this year’s gathering was Leadership and Generalship in the Civil War. 

The event took place at the Virginia Military Institute in Lexington, Virginia. This portion’s a little over an hour. close

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

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Forum
Location:
Lexington, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
May 26, 2012
Last Aired:
May 27, 2012

Airing Details

  • May 26, 2012 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 26, 2012 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 27, 2012 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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