Command Communications in the Civil War

Historians talked about communication developments during the Civil War, and discuss the use of the printing press and telegraph by Union and Confederate leadership. This was part of a symposium hosted by the National Museum of American History

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

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  • Boudreau, Joan Curator National Museum of American History->Division of Culture and the Arts
  • Goodman, Seymour E. Professor Georgia Institute of Technology->International Affairs and Computing
  • Miller, John Doctoral Candidate Georgia Institute of Technology->School of History, Technology, and Society
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Program ID:
309361-3
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 26, 2013
Last Aired:
Jan 27, 2013

Airing Details

  • Jan 26, 2013 | 6:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 26, 2013 | 10:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 27, 2013 | 11:00am EST | C-SPAN 3