George Washington and the Challenges of Nation Building Richard Norton Smith spoke about George Washington as a military leader and diplomat, his views on foreign policy, and his reputation and standing on the… read more

George Washington and the Challenges of Nation Building Richard Norton Smith spoke about George Washington as a military leader and diplomat, his views on foreign policy, and his reputation and standing on the world’s stage in the late 18th century.

This 9:45 a.m. presentation on July 21, 2009, was the keynote address at the eleventh annual George Washington Teachers' Institute, “George Washington and The Challenges of Nation Building,” held on July 21-22, 2009, at Mount Vernon. It was co-hosted by George Washington’s Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens and The White House Historical Association. close

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Program ID:
288141-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Mount Vernon, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 15, 2009
Last Aired:
Aug 16, 2009

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  • Aug 15, 2009 | 12:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 15, 2009 | 6:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 16, 2009 | 12:54am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 16, 2009 | 6:54am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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