Lincoln-Douglas Ottawa Debate Review

Professors Howard Lindsey and Richard Current talked about their impressions of this debate, including such issues as the debate over… read more

Professors Howard Lindsey and Richard Current talked about their impressions of this debate, including such issues as the debate over Lincoln’s and Douglas' views on slavery and equality for blacks. They also talked about how these debates apply to politics today. Telephone lines were also opened and spectators and participants were interviewed for their reactions to the debate.

Stephen Hendershoot was a C-SPAN Lincoln-Douglas Essay winner. close

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Lincoln-Douglas Ottawa Debate Review

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Program ID:
59736-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Ottawa, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
Aug 20, 1994 | 5:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Sep 09, 2004 | 3:26am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Aug 20, 1994 | 5:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 20, 1994 | 5:17pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 21, 1994 | 6:17am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 24, 1994 | 1:47pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 06, 1994 | 3:16pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 25, 1994 | 6:18am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 23, 1998 | 5:16pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 23, 2001 | 5:55am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 20, 2001 | 4:25am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 22, 2001 | 4:25am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 09, 2004 | 3:26am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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