150th Anniversary of the Battle of Antietam, Views

Scenes were shown of activities at Antietam National Battlefield where the National Park Service was commemorating the 150th anniversary of… read more

Scenes were shown of activities at Antietam National Battlefield where the National Park Service was commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Antietam. A re-enactor portraying the cook for the 6th Wisconsin talked about their campsite. 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, Views

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Program ID:
307917-107
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Sharpsburg, Maryland, United States
First Aired:
Dec 31, 1969
Last Aired:
Oct 9, 2012

Airing Details

  • Dec 31, 1969 | 11:55pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 16, 2012 | 3:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 17, 2012 | 12:41am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 08, 2012 | 1:49pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 09, 2012 | 12:49am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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