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CSPAN
Jul 2, 2016 5:10pm EDT
have any permanent connections in philadelphia, with americans like george washington for example? >> philadelphia was the capital of the u.s. during this time. it was the center -- this was the major metropolis. when they came, they were well-known figures. negotiated cornwallis' knew hamilton quite well. talleyrand was close. there is a published correspondence between one for any jefferson. they all admired washington. they all look up to washington. leadera model of the that they had failed to become inference. -- hatfield to become -- had failed to become in frace. the essential -- the essential french ambassador looked at them with suspicion. he thought they were fomenting a revolution. i came across a note where washington passed a message along through his secretary of war. he did not want to invite them to dinner because he had to be careful about the diplomatic context. >> was there any lasting influence from the french? >> that is a great question. rich andays this diverse community, some went to france and someone back to haiti. others just filtered away. i think it wa
CSPAN
May 8, 2016 7:43pm EDT
connections in philadelphia? americans like george washington, for example? prof. furstenberg: yeah, in philadelphia was the capital of the united states. we sometimes forget that. it was a major metropolis during this period. when they came, a were -- they were well-known figures. hamilton became a good friend of these figures. hamilton would spend long nights discussing politics and economics during this period. one was a close friend of jefferson, there is a published correspondence between them. they all admired washington. they all looked up to washington. in a sense as a kind of model of the leader that they had failed to become in france. this was the vision they had for france. washington had to be circle -- had to be more careful because he was the president, and these people were chased out of france. the french ambassador looked at them with great suspicion. he thought they were fomenting counterrevolution in philadelphia. he did not want washington socializing or meeting with them. i came across a note where washington passed and message along with his secretary, but he did
CSPAN
Apr 24, 2016 3:35pm EDT
any prominent connections in total fear? americans like george washington, for example? >> philadelphia was the capital of the united states. we sometimes forget that. and was a major metropolis when they came, the they were well-known years. cornwallis'sated surrender and new hamilton quite well in hamilton became a good friend of these figures and would spend long nights discussing politics and economics with them. washington -- they all admired washington. they all looked up to washington as a kind of model of the leader they had failed to become an france. this was the kind of vision they had in mind. washington had to be careful because he was president of the united states in these people have been chased out of france. the french ambassador looked at them with great suspicion. he thought they were fomenting counterrevolution and so he did not want washington socializing or meeting with them. i came across a nowhere washington passed a message to the secretary of war but he did not want to invite them to dinner because he had to be careful about the diplomatic con
CSPAN
Apr 17, 2016 12:30pm EDT
philadelphia? americans like george washington, for example? >> yet so philadelphia during this. was the capital of the united states. it was the major metropolis of the united states in this. period. came, there were well-known figures. hamilton became a good friend of these figures. hamilton would spend a long nights discussing politics and economics during this era. one was a close friend of jefferson. washington, they all admired washington, so they all looked up to washington. and in a sense as a kind of model of the leader that they had failed to become in france. this was the kind of vision that they had had for france. washington had to be careful, because he was the president, and these people had been chased out of france. the official french ambassador in philadelphia at this point looked at them with great suspicion. that they were fomenting counterrevolution in philadelphia. he did not want washington socializing with them are meeting with them. washington would pass a note with a message through his secretary. but he did not want to invite them to dinner, because he had
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