The Presidency

Abraham Lincoln's Legend

In this program from the 2009 bicentennial year of Abraham Lincoln’s birth, Philip Kunhardt III talked about “the story of the story” -- how the… read more

In this program from the 2009 bicentennial year of Abraham Lincoln’s birth, Philip Kunhardt III talked about “the story of the story” -- how the slain president’s legend took shape from the time of his 1865 assassination to the 1926 death of his eldest son, Robert Todd Lincoln. Mr. Kunhardt is a co-author of Looking for Lincoln: The Making of an American Icon. The National Archives hosted this event and provided the video. close

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Abraham Lincoln's Legend

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Program ID:
509076-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 28, 2021 | 8:53pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Mar 06, 2021 | 1:55pm EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Feb 28, 2021 | 8:53pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 01, 2021 | 12:54am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 06, 2021 | 1:55pm EST | C-SPAN 3