Rural America after the Civil War

James Madison University professor Andrew Witmer taught a class about the evolution of rural areas after the Civil War. Using his own… read more

James Madison University professor Andrew Witmer taught a class about the evolution of rural areas after the Civil War. Using his own hometown of Monson, Maine as a case study, he examined rural industry such as slate mining and the rise of country tourism aided by the expansion of railroad networks. close

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Rural America after the Civil War

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Program ID:
465807-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Harrisonburg, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 15, 2020 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Feb 23, 2020 | 12:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Feb 15, 2020 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 16, 2020 | 12:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 23, 2020 | 12:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3