Civil War Historians Discuss the Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation

Duke University History Professor Thavolia Glymph and University of Richmond President Edward Ayers were among the historians who explored… read more

Duke University History Professor Thavolia Glymph and University of Richmond President Edward Ayers were among the historians who explored the circumstances, outcomes, and ongoing considerations of emancipation. They first placed President Lincoln’s September 1862 issuance of the Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation in the context of the Civil War, then discussed how Americans think and talk about emancipation today. They responded to questions from the audience. close

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Civil War Historians Discuss the Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 27, 2012
Last Aired:
Nov 7, 2012

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  • Oct 27, 2012 | 5:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 27, 2012 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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