James Longstreet and Reconstruction

University of Virginia professor Elizabeth Varon talked about former Confederate General James Longstreet and his reputation after the… read more

James Longstreet and Reconstruction University of Virginia professor Elizabeth Varon talked about former Confederate General James Longstreet and his reputation after the Civil War. She described how Longstreet joined the Republican Party during Reconstruction and often had to defend his military service to other former Confederates who suggested he was a traitor to the South for his views and politics. close

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James Longstreet and Reconstruction

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Program ID:
443263-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 28, 2018 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
May 05, 2018 | 11:10am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Apr 28, 2018 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 29, 2018 | 3:03am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 05, 2018 | 11:10am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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