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Battle of the Crater 150th Anniversary

Speakers at a National Park Service event at Petersburg National Battlefield commemorated the 150th anniversary of the Battle of the Crater… read more

Speakers at a National Park Service event at Petersburg National Battlefield commemorated the 150th anniversary of the Battle of the Crater and honored the U.S. Colored Troops' role in the fighting. The Battle of the Crater took place on July 30, 1864, as part of the Siege of Petersburg. The ceremony included the unveiling of a stamp by the U.S. Postal Service and remarks by historian James Blankenship, who detailed the major events of the battle. close

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Battle of the Crater 150th Anniversary

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Program ID:
320603-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Ceremony
Location:
Petersburg, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 09, 2014 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Aug 21, 2014 | 4:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Aug 09, 2014 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 09, 2014 | 10:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 17, 2014 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 18, 2014 | 6:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 20, 2014 | 2:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 20, 2014 | 3:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 20, 2014 | 5:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 20, 2014 | 6:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 20, 2014 | 6:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 20, 2014 | 8:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 20, 2014 | 11:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 21, 2014 | 2:57am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 21, 2014 | 6:24am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 21, 2014 | 9:51am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 21, 2014 | 1:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 21, 2014 | 4:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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