The Civil War

Gens. McDowell & Pope at 2nd Manassas

Author John Hennessy discussed Union Gens. Irvin McDowell and John Pope and their actions at the Civil War battle of 2nd Manassas in 1862. The Virginia Piedmont Heritage Area in Middleburg, Virginia, sponsored this event.

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Gens. McDowell & Pope at 2nd Manassas

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Public Affairs Event
Middleburg Community Center, Middleburg, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 22, 2022 | 2:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Dec 20, 2022 | 3:43am EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Oct 22, 2022 | 2:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 23, 2022 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 30, 2022 | 2:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 31, 2022 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 19, 2022 | 10:09am EST | C-SPAN 3
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  • Dec 19, 2022 | 9:52pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 20, 2022 | 3:43am EST | C-SPAN 3
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