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The Heartbreak of Aaron Burr

Historian H.W. Brands profiled Aaron Burr, the former vice president to Thomas Jefferson. Aaron Burr is most remembered for killing former… read more

Historian H.W. Brands profiled Aaron Burr, the former vice president to Thomas Jefferson. Aaron Burr is most remembered for killing former Treasury Secretary Alexander Hamilton in a duel on July 11, 1804. H.W. Brands presented a collection of letters between Burr and his daughter, Theodosia, that recount his political ascendancy and downfall. Audience questions were taken by the speaker. close

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The Heartbreak of Aaron Burr

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Program ID:
305950-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 26, 2012 | 8:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Apr 30, 2020 | 3:23pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • May 26, 2012 | 8:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 27, 2012 | 4:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 16, 2012 | 11:15am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 04, 2012 | 4:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 04, 2012 | 12:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 13, 2019 | 4:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 14, 2019 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 28, 2019 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 08, 2019 | 12:31am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 08, 2019 | 6:19am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 29, 2020 | 11:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 30, 2020 | 4:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 30, 2020 | 9:56am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 30, 2020 | 3:23pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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