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        Hamilton’s America | The Dinner Party Compromise of 1790

        Learn how Alexander Hamilton resolved conflict and convinced the Cabinet to accept his debt plan at a dinner party (known as the Dinner Party Compromise or Dinner Table Bargain) in this clip from GREAT PERFORMANCES: “Hamilton’s America.”

        Students will also get an inside look at how Lin-Manuel Miranda transformed the portrayal of this important but intricate historical moment by telling it from the perspective of an outsider—Aaron Burr.

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