African American Soldiers and Emancipation

James McPherson and Barbara Fields spoke about the history of African-American soldiers during the Civil War, including issues related to… read more

James McPherson and Barbara Fields spoke about the history of African-American soldiers during the Civil War, including issues related to inequality, racism and recruiting. They also talked about the war effort and the motives behind emancipation. They spoke at the African Americans and the Civil War Conference, hosted by the Catoctin Center for Regional Studies at Frederick Community College in Frederick, Maryland. close

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African American Soldiers and Emancipation

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311266-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Frederick, Maryland, United States
First Aired:
May 4, 2013
Last Aired:
Aug 13, 2013

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  • May 04, 2013 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 05, 2013 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 12, 2013 | 10:24pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 13, 2013 | 2:43am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 13, 2013 | 7:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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