Lincoln-Douglas Debates Preview

In a preview of the upcoming Galesburg Lincoln-Douglas Debate re-enactment, the home of poet Carl Sandburg in Galesburg was… read more

In a preview of the upcoming Galesburg Lincoln-Douglas Debate re-enactment, the home of poet Carl Sandburg in Galesburg was visited. Sandburg authored a multi-volume biography of Abraham Lincoln. Galesburg was also an important stop on the underground railroad. Mr. Newman, of Newman Rare Books in Chicago, described his holdings of Lincoln books, one of the largest in the world. Professor Jaffa, a Lincoln scholar from Claremont, California, lectured to a class on the legacy of the Lincoln-Douglas debates. close

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Program ID:
60439-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Video Magazine
Location:
Galesburg, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
Oct 1, 1994
Last Aired:
Oct 2, 1994

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  • Oct 01, 1994 | 1:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 02, 1994 | 1:17am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 02, 1994 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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