CSS Jackson at the National Civil War Naval Museum

Jeff Seymour toured the CSS Jackson, a Civil War era ironclad ram built in Columbus, Georgia, and talked about the city’s importance to the Confederacy during the… read more

CSS Jackson at the National Civil War Naval Museum Jeff Seymour toured the CSS Jackson, a Civil War era ironclad ram built in Columbus, Georgia, and talked about the city’s importance to the Confederacy during the Civil War. Mr. Seymour spoke about how the ship was designed and explained how General Wilson’s Raiders caused its demise.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Columbus, Georgia, from February 26 to March 3, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Mediacom cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close

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CSS Jackson at the National Civil War Naval Museum

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Program ID:
324715-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Tour
Location:
Columbus, Georgia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 21, 2015 | 10:08am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Aug 21, 2015 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Mar 21, 2015 | 10:08am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 21, 2015 | 10:20am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 22, 2015 | 2:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 22, 2015 | 9:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 23, 2015 | 6:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 28, 2015 | 9:47am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 21, 2015 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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