White House of the Confederacy, Part 1 Preview

During the Civil War, Confederate President Jefferson Davis and his family lived in a Richmond, Virginia mansion. Now referred to as… read more

During the Civil War, Confederate President Jefferson Davis and his family lived in a Richmond, Virginia mansion. Now referred to as “the White House of the Confederacy,” the residence was saved from demolition in 1896 and since 1988 has been restored to it’s wartime appearance. American History TV visited to learn about the Mexican War veteran and U.S. Senator who became leader of the Confederate States of America.  This is part one of a two part program. close

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

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White House of the Confederacy, Part 1 Preview

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Program ID:
306591-2
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Richmond, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 15, 2012
Last Aired:
Aug 25, 2012

Airing Details

  • Jul 15, 2012 | 2:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 16, 2012 | 5:09am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 18, 2012 | 11:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 25, 2012 | 9:24am EDT | C-SPAN 3