150th Anniversary of the Battle of Antietam, Introduction Scenes were shown of the Antietam National Battlefield as schedule information was given about live programming from the site of a National… read more

150th Anniversary of the Battle of Antietam, Introduction Scenes were shown of the Antietam National Battlefield as schedule information was given about live programming from the site of a National Park Service program to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Antietam. The battle on September 17, 1862, was the bloodiest day of fighting in American history. President Lincoln took advantage of the Union strategic victory to issue the preliminary Emancipation Proclamation a few days later. close

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150th Anniversary of the Battle of Antietam, Introduction

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Program ID:
307917-101
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Public Affairs Event
Location:
Sharpsburg, Maryland, United States
First Aired:
Sep 16, 2012

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  • Sep 16, 2012 | 11:58am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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