President Lincoln in 1861

Professor Matthew Pinsker talked about President Abraham Lincoln and his transformation into a wartime commander-in-chief. 
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Professor Matthew Pinsker talked about President Abraham Lincoln and his transformation into a wartime commander-in-chief. 

The presentation, “Lincoln in 1861: Becoming Commander-in-Chief,” was given on Henry Hill, the site of the Battle of Bull Run, also known as First Manassas, as part of a commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the July 21, 1861, battle. close

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President Lincoln in 1861

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Program ID:
46248-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Manassas, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 24, 2011
Last Aired:
Aug 14, 2011

Airing Details

  • Jul 24, 2011 | 2:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 24, 2011 | 10:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 25, 2011 | 6:04am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 13, 2011 | 9:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 14, 2011 | 1:22am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 14, 2011 | 2:19pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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