Revolutionary War Heroes in the Art of the Capitol

Art historian and Capitol Curator Farar Elliott talks about famous artistic depictions of American revolutionary figures in the art of the… read more

Art historian and Capitol Curator Farar Elliott talks about famous artistic depictions of American revolutionary figures in the art of the Capitol. Ms. Elliott will also argued that these heroes and particularly George Washington were, for decades into the 19th century, the only symbols that a fractured and growing nation could agree on. close

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

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Revolutionary War Heroes in the Art of the Capitol

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316254-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 23, 2013
Last Aired:
Jan 12, 2014

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  • Dec 23, 2013 | 8:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 23, 2013 | 11:31pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 24, 2013 | 2:59am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 05, 2014 | 10:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 05, 2014 | 4:10pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 05, 2014 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 11, 2014 | 5:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 12, 2014 | 4:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
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