American Frontiersman Kit Carson

Hampton Sides is the author of Blood and Thunder: The Epic Story of Kit Carson and the Conquest of the American West. He described the American… read more

Hampton Sides is the author of Blood and Thunder: The Epic Story of Kit Carson and the Conquest of the American West. He described the American frontiersman as a controversial figure, often portrayed as either a mythological American hero or a cruel killer of Native Americans. Mr. Sides unpacked this dispute and explored Carson’s complex relationship with the Navajo Indians. The Aspen Institute organized this event. close

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American Frontiersman Kit Carson

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Program ID:
449630-6
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Aspen, Colorado, United States
First Aired:
Oct 06, 2018 | 10:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Oct 19, 2018 | 5:24am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Oct 06, 2018 | 10:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 07, 2018 | 4:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 08, 2018 | 2:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 13, 2018 | 8:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 14, 2018 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 14, 2018 | 1:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 18, 2018 | 10:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 19, 2018 | 1:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 19, 2018 | 5:24am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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