Government Printing Office

George Barnum, historian for the Government Printing Office (GPO), talked about the history of the GPO and some of their historic printing… read more

George Barnum, historian for the Government Printing Office (GPO), talked about the history of the GPO and some of their historic printing jobs, including the 127 volume Official Records of the War of the Rebellion, and the 27 volume Warren Commission Report. Created in 1861 and located about six blocks from the capitol building, the United States Government Printing Office still prints the Congressional Record each day that the House and Senate are in session. close

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Program ID:
311257-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 17, 2013
Last Aired:
Mar 15, 2014

Airing Details

  • Mar 17, 2013 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 17, 2013 | 10:57am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 17, 2013 | 2:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Aug 10, 2013 | 10:40am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 15, 2014 | 1:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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