General George Meade at Williamsport

Allen Guelzo spoke at an event honoring the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg. He talked about Union General George… read more

Allen Guelzo spoke at an event honoring the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg. He talked about Union General George Meade’s decisions at Williamsport, Maryland, after the Army of the Potomac defeated the Army of Northern Virginia at Gettysburg and forced them to flee.

Due to a signal loss, the program was joined already several minutes in progress.

The talk, “We Had Only to Close Our Fingers: George Meade at Williamsport, July 14, 1863,” took place during an event commemorating 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg, sponsored by Gettysburg National Military Park and the Gettysburg Foundation. close

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

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General George Meade at Williamsport

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Program ID:
313031-7
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Jun 30, 2013
Last Aired:
Aug 16, 2013

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  • Jun 30, 2013 | 2:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 04, 2013 | 12:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 05, 2013 | 12:47am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 16, 2013 | 5:33am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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