USS Constitution Museum, Part 1

Each week American Artifacts takes viewers into archives, museums and historic sites around the country. USS Constitution was launched… read more

Each week American Artifacts takes viewers into archives, museums and historic sites around the country. USS Constitution was launched in Boston in 1797 and named by President George Washington for the Constitution of the United States. The ship gained fame during the War of 1812, defeating British warships in three sea battles and earning the nickname "Old Ironsides. American History TV visited the USS Constitution Museum, located at the same pier in Boston where the ship is docked today. The museum’s president, Anne Grimes Rand, gave us a tour of some of the museum’s exhibits and artifacts, which trace the history of the ship from its construction, to its role in the in the War of 1812, to the present day. close

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USS Constitution Museum, Part 1

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Program ID:
306478-1
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Vignette
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Vignette
Location:
Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Jun 16, 2012
Last Aired:
Sep 7, 2013

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  • Jun 16, 2012 | 11:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 16, 2012 | 5:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 17, 2012 | 5:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 17, 2012 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Aug 19, 2012 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 19, 2012 | 7:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 19, 2012 | 9:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 06, 2013 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 06, 2013 | 11:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 07, 2013 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 07, 2013 | 5:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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