The Civil War

Library of Congress Civil War Manuscripts

Michelle Krowl is a Civil War and Reconstruction specialist with the Library of Congress Manuscript Division. She talked about the… read more

Michelle Krowl is a Civil War and Reconstruction specialist with the Library of Congress Manuscript Division. She talked about the library’s collection and shared illustrated letters home from Union Army soldier-artist Charles Wellington Reed. She also showed samples from postwar left-handed penmanship contests for veterans whose right arms were amputated during the conflict. Ashley Whitehead Luskey conducted the interview for the Gettysburg College Civil War Institute, which provided this video. close

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Library of Congress Civil War Manuscripts

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Program ID:
510358-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
May 01, 2021 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
May 12, 2021 | 2:50am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • May 01, 2021 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 02, 2021 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 09, 2021 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 11, 2021 | 9:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 12, 2021 | 2:50am EDT | C-SPAN 3