Virginia Sesquicentennial of the American Civil War Final Session

Historians who had been on the afternoon panel discussion of the experiences of both enslaved and free blacks during the Civil War… read more

Historians who had been on the afternoon panel discussion of the experiences of both enslaved and free blacks during the Civil War responded to questions submitted by members of the audience. Then closing remarks of the conference were given.

“The Tough Stuff of American History and Memory” was the afternoon panel of the Virginia Sesquicentennial Civil War Commission 2010 Signature Conference “Race, Slavery and the Civil War: The Tough Stuff of American History and Memory.” The second of seven annual conferences, it was held at the L. Douglas Wilder Performing Arts Center of Norfolk State University. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Alexander, William Professor Norfolk State University->History Department
  • Blight, David W. Director Yale University->Gilder Lehrman Ctr. for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition
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Program ID:
296217-3
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Norfolk, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 28, 2010
Last Aired:
Feb 13, 2011

Airing Details

  • Nov 28, 2010 | 10:20am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 28, 2010 | 9:18pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 29, 2010 | 12:18am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 04, 2010 | 5:22pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 05, 2010 | 4:22am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 12, 2011 | 9:21pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 13, 2011 | 1:21am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 13, 2011 | 2:21pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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