Schedule banner

Unfinished Nation

Visit the website


Episode Description
Monday, Sep 24, 2012 - 1:30 AM    "House Divided" Election of Abraham Lincoln spawns secession of seven states led by South Carolina. Confederate States form provisional government before Lincoln is inaugurated, take over two southern forts. Neither side believes there will be war, but attack on Fort Sumter by Confederate forces signals beginning of conflict. Both sides mobilize quickly. Union has material advantage; Confederates win early battles. Lincoln and Union generals want to minimize damage to South so they can come back into Union. Influence of border states. Confiscation Acts address problem of captured and runaway slaves. War becomes harder with no end in sight. G
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned

More Unfinished Nation on LEARN/CREATE (PT)
Monday, Sep 24, 2012 - 1:00 AM "Decade of Discord" (LEARN/CREATE)
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned
Monday, Sep 24, 2012 - 1:30 AM "House Divided" (LEARN/CREATE)
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned
Monday, Sep 24, 2012 - 1:00 PM "Decade of Discord" (LEARN/CREATE)
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned
Monday, Sep 24, 2012 - 1:30 PM "House Divided" (LEARN/CREATE)
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned
Wednesday, Sep 26, 2012 - 1:00 AM "Battle City" (LEARN/CREATE)
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned
Wednesday, Sep 26, 2012 - 1:30 AM "Final Stages" (LEARN/CREATE)
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned
Wednesday, Sep 26, 2012 - 1:00 PM "Battle City" (LEARN/CREATE)
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned
Wednesday, Sep 26, 2012 - 1:30 PM "Final Stages" (LEARN/CREATE)
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned
Friday, Sep 28, 2012 - 1:00 AM "What Price Freedom" (LEARN/CREATE)
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned
Friday, Sep 28, 2012 - 1:30 AM "Tattered Remains" (LEARN/CREATE)
Show is TVG Show Is Closed Captioned
Idaho PTV Homepage Idaho PTV Homepage