Cincinnati's Black Brigade and the Abolition Movement

This week on The Civil War, we hear from two more speakers at the U.S. Capitol Historical Society’s 2012 Civil War… read more

This week on The Civil War, we hear from two more speakers at the U.S. Capitol Historical Society’s 2012 Civil War Symposium. First, author Nikki Taylor addresses the issue of citizenship among free African Americans, and the story of Cincinnati’s Black Brigade. Then, history professor Diane Barnes talks about the abolition movement.

This portion of the symposium is about an hour and 20 minutes. close

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  • Barnes, L. Diane Associate Professor Youngstown State University->History Department
  • Finkelman, Paul Distinguished Professor Albany Law School->Law and Public Policy
  • Taylor, Nikki M. Associate Professor University of Cincinnati->History Department
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Cincinnati's Black Brigade and the Abolition Movement

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305846-2
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Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 14, 2012
Last Aired:
Jul 15, 2012

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  • Jul 14, 2012 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 14, 2012 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 15, 2012 | 11:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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