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History of Alexandria, Virginia

Alexandria, 1863

Alexandria, 1863

Alexandria, Virginia
Sunday, March 17, 2013

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles take American History TV on the road. Throughout the weekend of March 16-18 we feature the history of Alexandria, Virginia.

Hosted by our Comcast cable partners, we recently explored Alexandria's Archaeology Museum, the Freedmen's Cemetery, Lee-Fendall House, Fort Ward and Alexandria's role in the Civil War, as well as the importance of the city to the first president, George Washington.

Updated: Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 11:13am (ET)

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