Civil War Naval Technology

Historians talked about naval technology developments during the war, and discuss the construction and use of ironclad gunboats, the Union Blockade, and torpedo boats. 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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  • Gordon Calhoun Historian and Editor Hampton Roads Naval Museum
  • Jesse Heitz Graduate Student King's College (London, England)->Centre for History and Economics
  • Charles Wexler Doctoral Candidate Auburn University->History Department
  • Jorit Wintjes Lecturer University of Würzburg->Ancient History Department
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Program ID:
309361-4
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 2, 2013
Last Aired:
Feb 3, 2013

Airing Details

  • Feb 02, 2013 | 6:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 02, 2013 | 10:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 03, 2013 | 11:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
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