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Williamsport, D.C.? How a Small Town In Western Maryland Vied Briefly to Become the Nation's Capital

Course number : HCW-117    Section Number : A2
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On January 24, 1791, President George Washington informed Congress of the site selected to be the capital of the new United States of America. Explore the politics and process during the 1st Congress to find a suitable seat for the “federal city,” and how Williamsport, Maryland came close to becoming the capital district.

Class Details

1 Session(s)
Weekly - Tue

Learning Resource Center

Derrick Lapp 

Total Cost: 


Registration Closes On
Tuesday, October 10, 2023 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
10/10/2023 - 10/10/2023 Weekly - Tue 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM Westminster, Learning Resource Center  Map Derrick Lapp