U.S. Capitol Bicentennial Celebration

Mr. Lamb emceed a ceremony at the U.S. Capitol celebrating the 200th anniversary of the laying of the cornerstone for the U.S.… read more

Mr. Lamb emceed a ceremony at the U.S. Capitol celebrating the 200th anniversary of the laying of the cornerstone for the U.S. Capitol. The ceremony came the night before the 200th anniversary which will be celebrated with a ceremony outside the U.S. Capitol. Former Senator Baker and Senator Byrd waxed poetic about the long and glorious history of the U.S. Capitol which houses “the ambition of humanity, thus far in the history of civilization.” Following speeches by Senators Baker and Byrd, the U.S. Capitol Historical Society presented the inaugural lifetime achievement award to the National Geographic Society. close

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U.S. Capitol Bicentennial Celebration

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Program ID:
50492-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Ceremony
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 17, 1993
Last Aired:
Sep 19, 1993

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  • Sep 17, 1993 | 8:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 18, 1993 | 2:04am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 19, 1993 | 1:07am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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