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Looking Over Jordan: African Americans and the War

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Ch. Title Description # Day Date Time Length RPT CC DVS AD MD
10.1 Looking Over Jordan: African Americans and the War As Northern armies swept south during the Civil War, self-emancipated slaves sought refuge behind Union lines. Determined to claim basic human rights, these former slaves-turned-soldiers fought valiantly for the Union and many sacrificed their lives for the cause. The black experience in the South is chronicled before, during and after the war. Civil War scholars, historical re- enactments, and primary readings from abolitionist are featured, including Frederick Douglass, U.S. Secretary of State William Seward, Louis B. Hughes' autobiography "Thirty Years a Slave," and the Emancipation Proclamation of 1863.
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MO 05/19/14 11:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) × × ST
10.1 Looking Over Jordan: African Americans and the War As Northern armies swept south during the Civil War, self-emancipated slaves sought refuge behind Union lines. Determined to claim basic human rights, these former slaves-turned-soldiers fought valiantly for the Union and many sacrificed their lives for the cause. The black experience in the South is chronicled before, during and after the war. Civil War scholars, historical re- enactments, and primary readings from abolitionist are featured, including Frederick Douglass, U.S. Secretary of State William Seward, Louis B. Hughes' autobiography "Thirty Years a Slave," and the Emancipation Proclamation of 1863.
WEB LINK
WE 05/21/14 03:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) × × ST
36.2 Looking Over Jordan: African Americans and the War MO 05/19/14 11:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) × × ST
36.2 Looking Over Jordan: African Americans and the War WE 05/21/14 03:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) × × ST