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Photo of Dr. Watson JennisonA lecture by Dr. Watson Jennison (History) aired on C-SPAN3’s American History TV (AHTV) May 24. His lecture focused on political unrest in the early American republic, with a look at local uprisings against the Federalist-led U.S. government in the 1790s. He spotlighted the Whiskey Rebellion in Pennsylvania and the formation of the Trans-Oconee Republic in western Georgia to illustrate the spread of discontent at the time. The lecture is available for online viewing in its entirety at www.c-span.org/history.

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