USS Peacock and U.S. Trade in the East

In March 1832, the USS Peacock left Portsmouth, New Hampshire, on a secret mission for the U.S. government. Its objective was to set up trade… read more

In March 1832, the USS Peacock left Portsmouth, New Hampshire, on a secret mission for the U.S. government. Its objective was to set up trade agreements in the East. Andrew Jampoler related the history of this two-year mission and the role it played in the future of U.S. trade. He is the author of Embassy to the Eastern Courts: America’s Secret First Pivot Toward Asia, 1832-37. The National Archives hosted this program and provided the video. close

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USS Peacock and U.S. Trade in the East

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Program ID:
511658-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 22, 2021 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
May 30, 2021 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • May 22, 2021 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 23, 2021 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 26, 2021 | 9:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 27, 2021 | 3:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 30, 2021 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3