Tocqueville in Philadelphia Alexis de Tocqueville and Gustave de Beaumont visited Philadelphia in October 1831. During their stay there, they visited Eastern State… read more

Tocqueville in Philadelphia Alexis de Tocqueville and Gustave de Beaumont visited Philadelphia in October 1831. During their stay there, they visited Eastern State Penitentiary. Sean Kelley talked about the Eastern State Penitentiary and provided a tour of the site. He also highlighted what Tocqueville and Beaumont saw and wrote about the facility and its inmates. close

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  • Sean Kelley Director Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site->Programs
  • John E. Splaine Associate Professor University of Maryland, College Park->Education
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Tocqueville in Philadelphia

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Program ID:
92939-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Oct 14, 1997
Last Aired:
Jul 15, 2001

Airing Details

  • Oct 14, 1997 | 8:21am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 14, 1997 | 7:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 04, 2001 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 04, 2001 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 07, 2001 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 07, 2001 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 08, 2001 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 08, 2001 | 4:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 11, 2001 | 12:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 11, 2001 | 3:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 14, 2001 | 12:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 14, 2001 | 3:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 15, 2001 | 12:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 15, 2001 | 3:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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