Civil War Hero Strong Vincent

Historian William Garvey talked about Civil War hero and Erie, Pennsylvania native Strong vincent. Vincent played a key role in the… read more

Historian William Garvey talked about Civil War hero and Erie, Pennsylvania native Strong vincent. Vincent played a key role in the defense of Little Round Top during the Battle of Gettysburg, losing his life in the process. Mr. Garvey spoke about Vincent’s sacrifice and why his actions at Gettysburg were overshadowed. 

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Erie, Pennsylvania, from September 16-20 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close

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

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Civil War Hero Strong Vincent

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315285-1
Category:
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Location:
Erie, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Oct 20, 2013
Last Aired:
Aug 16, 2014

Airing Details

  • Oct 20, 2013 | 5:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 21, 2013 | 12:50am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 26, 2013 | 9:35am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 26, 2013 | 11:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 24, 2013 | 6:54pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 24, 2013 | 10:03pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 25, 2013 | 1:12am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 25, 2013 | 4:21am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 15, 2014 | 8:19pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 16, 2014 | 2:11am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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