Abraham Lincoln, Frederick Douglass and U.S. Colored Troops

Scholars talked about the contributions, sacrifices, and challenges faced by African Americans who served in the U.S. Colored Troops during… read more

Scholars talked about the contributions, sacrifices, and challenges faced by African Americans who served in the U.S. Colored Troops during the Civil War. Under the terms of the Emancipation Proclamation, the Union Army began recruiting so-called colored troops for the first time. close

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

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  • Bay, Mia Associate Director Rutgers University->Center for Race and Ethnicity
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Abraham Lincoln, Frederick Douglass and U.S. Colored Troops

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Program ID:
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Category:
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Format:
Forum
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Mar 9, 2013
Last Aired:
Aug 13, 2013

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  • Mar 09, 2013 | 6:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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