Britain's Response to the Emancipation Proclamation

Amanda Foreman talked about the international response to the Civil War, particularly by Great Britain. She is the author of A World… read more

Amanda Foreman talked about the international response to the Civil War, particularly by Great Britain. She is the author of A World on Fire: An Epic History of Two Nations Divided. Ms. Foreman responded to questions from members of the audience.

“Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation in England: A Propaganda Tool for the Enemy?” was a program of the 14th Annual Abraham Lincoln Institute Symposium, “The Latest in Lincoln Scholarship,” sponsored by the Abraham Lincoln Institute and the Foundation for the National Archives at the National Archives at College Park. close

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

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  • Foreman, Amanda Visiting Scholar Arts and Humanities Research Board->Centre for Editing Lives and Letters
  • Musick, Michael P. Board Member Lincoln (Abraham) Institute of the Mid-Atlantic

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Britain's Response to the Emancipation Proclamation

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Location:
College Park, Maryland, United States
First Aired:
Jun 11, 2011
Last Aired:
Jun 12, 2011

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  • Jun 11, 2011 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 11, 2011 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 12, 2011 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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