Book Discussion on Matthew Brady

Robert Wilson, editor of The American Scholar, talked about his book, Mathew Brady: Portraits of a Nation, in which he recounts the life of… read more

Robert Wilson, editor of The American Scholar, talked about his book, Mathew Brady: Portraits of a Nation, in which he recounts the life of Civil War-era photographer Mathew Brady. In his book, the author reports that the Civil War, the first war to provide a photographic history, was thoroughly covered by Brady and his team of photographers, who took over 10,000 photos. Robert Wilson spoke at Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C. close

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Book Discussion on Matthew Brady

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Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 21, 2013
Last Aired:
Oct 13, 2013

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  • Sep 21, 2013 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 23, 2013 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 28, 2013 | 10:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 13, 2013 | 7:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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