Campaign and Election Tactics

Jon Grinspan and Zephyr Teachout talked about the tactics used by political parties in the late 19th century to secure votes, with public… read more

Jon Grinspan and Zephyr Teachout talked about the tactics used by political parties in the late 19th century to secure votes, with public rallies, newspapers and even bars playing a critical role. They also talked about the first use of the Internet in political campaigns of the 1990s. They responded to questions from the audience. The Lemelson Center at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History hosted this discussion. close

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

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  • Jon Grinspan Graduate Student University of Virginia->History
  • Eric Hintz Historian National Museum of American History->Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation
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Program ID:
309204-2
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 1, 2012
Last Aired:
Dec 2, 2012

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  • Dec 01, 2012 | 6:56pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 01, 2012 | 10:56pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 02, 2012 | 11:55am EST | C-SPAN 3
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