Arlington House

American History TV visited Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial. Built by George Washington Parke Custis, step-grandson of… read more

American History TV visited Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial. Built by George Washington Parke Custis, step-grandson of George Washington, Arlington House was originally a memorial to the first president.*Robert E. Lee married Custis' daughter, Mary, who was the great-granddaughter of Martha Washington, and it was at Arlington House that Lee resigned from the U.S. Army at the outset of the Civil War.*Arlington House is the only national memorial to a former Confederate leader, and recognizes Lee’s post-war public efforts at reconciliation. close

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Program ID:
312972-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Arlington, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 9, 2013
Last Aired:
Jan 6, 2014

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  • Jun 09, 2013 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 09, 2013 | 7:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 15, 2013 | 3:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 16, 2013 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 16, 2013 | 10:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 17, 2013 | 2:03am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 17, 2013 | 6:03am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 06, 2013 | 5:39am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 07, 2013 | 1:53am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 04, 2014 | 9:55am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 06, 2014 | 5:55am EST | C-SPAN 3
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