Fort Fisher and the Civil War

John Moseley gave a tour of what remains of Fort Fisher, which was once the largest fort in the Confederacy, and spoke about the two attacks that led to the… read more

Fort Fisher and the Civil War John Moseley gave a tour of what remains of Fort Fisher, which was once the largest fort in the Confederacy, and spoke about the two attacks that led to the fall of Fort Fisher shortly before the end of the Civil War. Fort Fisher sits at the mouth of the Cape Fear River and was one of several forts used to protect the port of Wilmington, North Carolina.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Wilmington, North Carolina, from February 18-24 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Charter Communications 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 Book TV on C-SPAN2. close

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Fort Fisher and the Civil War

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Program ID:
424639-1
Category:
Vignette
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Vignette
Location:
Wilmington, North Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Mar 18, 2017 | 11:18am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Aug 21, 2017 | 1:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Mar 18, 2017 | 11:18am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 19, 2017 | 2:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 20, 2017 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 11, 2017 | 10:22am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 11, 2017 | 7:23pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 19, 2017 | 1:41am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 19, 2017 | 7:41am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 21, 2017 | 1:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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