James Monroe Museum and Library

Museum Director Scott Harris toured the James Monroe Museum and Library and talked about Monroe’s life from his time as a student at… read more

Museum Director Scott Harris toured the James Monroe Museum and Library and talked about Monroe’s life from his time as a student at William and Mary, to his role as Secretary of War during the War of 1812, and his time as President of the United States. Among the items he displayed was the desk where Monroe penned the Monroe Doctrine, which addressed America’s stance on European colonization of North and South America during the early 19th century.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Fredericksburg, Virginia from August 12-16 to feature the history and literary life of the community.  close

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

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James Monroe Museum and Library

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Tour
Location:
Fredericksburg, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 21, 2013
Last Aired:
Sep 29, 2013

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  • Sep 21, 2013 | 9:39pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 22, 2013 | 1:34am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 22, 2013 | 10:49am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 22, 2013 | 5:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 29, 2013 | 3:29am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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