California During the Civil War

Charles Fracchia, former president of the San Francisco Museum and Historical Society, talked about California’s role in the Civil… read more

Charles Fracchia, former president of the San Francisco Museum and Historical Society, talked about California’s role in the Civil War. He spoke about the strong partisan feelings about secession among Confederate sympathizers, particularly in Southern California, and the measures taken to protect the state against the Confederates. He also talked about the troops from the state who volunteered for both the Union and Confederate armies. This event took place at the Old Mint building in San Francisco. close

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  • Fracchia, Charles Founder and President Emeritus San Francisco Museum and Historical Society

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California During the Civil War

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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
San Francisco, California, United States
First Aired:
Aug 3, 2013
Last Aired:
Sep 29, 2013

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  • Aug 03, 2013 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 03, 2013 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 04, 2013 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 29, 2013 | 9:25am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 29, 2013 | 8:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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