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The Constitution of the United States

This 1950s classroom film depicts the problems that led to the drafting of the U.S. Constitution, such as Shay’s Rebellion and confusing state currencies, and then dramatizes some of the major events of the 1787 Constitutional Convention.

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The Constitution of the United States

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Program ID:
512899-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Jul 03, 2021 | 10:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jul 06, 2021 | 7:35am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Jul 03, 2021 | 10:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 04, 2021 | 4:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 05, 2021 | 2:29am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 05, 2021 | 3:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 05, 2021 | 11:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 06, 2021 | 7:35am EDT | C-SPAN 3