General Sherman's March on Columbia

Kristina Dunn Johnson, curator of history at the South Carolina Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum, talked about General William T.… read more

Kristina Dunn Johnson, curator of history at the South Carolina Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum, talked about General William T. Sherman’s capture of Columbia, South Carolina during the Civil War, during which he destroyed military targets as well as industry, infrastructure, and civilian property.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Columbia, South Carolina on April 15-19 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local cable affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. close

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

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General Sherman's March on Columbia

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Location:
Columbia, South Carolina, United States
First Aired:
May 18, 2013
Last Aired:
May 26, 2013

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  • May 18, 2013 | 11:44am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 19, 2013 | 5:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 20, 2013 | 7:44am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 26, 2013 | 8:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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