Union General George McClellan

Professor George Rable talked about Union General George McClellan, who commanded the Union Army of the Potomac in the early stages of the Civil War. Professor… read more

Union General George McClellan Professor George Rable talked about Union General George McClellan, who commanded the Union Army of the Potomac in the early stages of the Civil War. Professor Rable talked about McClellan’s military successes and failures, his reputation for arrogance, as well as his rocky relationships with high-ranking Union officials, most notably President Abraham Lincoln. This talk was part of Pamplin Historical Park’s symposium called “Generals We Love to Hate” looking at some of the more controversial military leaders of the Civil War. close

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  • Jerry Desmond Executive Director Pamplin Historical Park and National Museum of the Civil War Soldier
  • George Rable Professor Emeritus University of Alabama->History

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Union General George McClellan

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Program ID:
435570-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Petersburg, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 22, 2017 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Nov 24, 2017 | 1:55pm EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Oct 22, 2017 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 24, 2017 | 1:55pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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