Harold Holzer
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Harold Holzer

Harold Holzer is a scholar of Abraham Lincoln and the political culture of the American Civil War Era. He won the Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize and four other awards in 2015 for his book, [http://www. Wikipedia*

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Harold Holzer has 140 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1993 Booknotes as a Chief Officer for the Communications of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The year with the most videos was 2013 with 11 videos as a Chair for the Lincoln (Abraham) Bicentennial Foundation. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2012 with an average of 1,340 views per program. Most appearances with Frank J. Williams (28), James M. McPherson (13), Brian Lamb (11). Most common tags: Lincoln, Abraham, Civil War, Lincoln-Douglas Debates.

Appearances by Title:September 1, 2015 - Present Director, Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute, Hunter College Videos: 11 c. January 19, 1997 - Present Vice Chair, Lincoln Forum Videos: 19 c. January 1, 2011 - Present Chair, Lincoln (Abraham) Bicentennial Foundation Videos: 31 Fellow, New York Historical Society Videos: 2 c. January 1, 2005 - Present Senior Vice President, External Affairs, Metropolitan Museum of Art Videos: 9

Previously

Co-Chair c. January 18, 2003 - c. April 30, 2010 Videos: 30 Vice President, Communications, Metropolitan Museum of Art c. December 31, 1996 - c. January 1, 2005 Videos: 26 Chief Officer, Communications, Metropolitan Museum of Art c. January 1, 1992 - c. January 1, 1996 Videos: 6 Editor, Lincoln Douglas Debates c. September 22, 1994 - c. October 9, 1994 Videos: 6

Recent Appearances

  • Images of President Lincoln in the U.S. Capitol

    Images of President Lincoln in the U.S. Capitol

    Harold Holzer talked about the creation of and meaning behind the many paintings, sculptures, and photographs of President…

  • Assessing 20th Century Presidents

    Assessing 20th Century Presidents

    William Leuchtenburg talked about the effectiveness and legacies of 20th century president. Professor Leuchtenburg is the…

  • Legacy of Reconstruction

    Legacy of Reconstruction

    Historians and authors talked about the legacy of Reconstruction. They speculated on Abraham Lincoln’s plans for the…

  • 1863 Chattanooga Campaign

    1863 Chattanooga Campaign

    Historians talked about the Civil War’s Chattanooga Campaign, which took place in the fall of 1863 and resulted in Union forces…

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