International Views of Lincoln and Emancipation

Historian Richard Carwardine talked about the international reactions to President Lincoln and the Emancipation Proclamation. He… read more

Historian Richard Carwardine talked about the international reactions to President Lincoln and the Emancipation Proclamation. He argued that Lincoln became a polarizing figure, as the proclamation was viewed favorably by some and as a threat by others. William Roger Louis and Christian Ostermann were also part of the panel. This event was hosted by the Wilson Center in Washington D.C. close

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

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International Views of Lincoln and Emancipation

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Program ID:
312689-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 6, 2013
Last Aired:
Jul 8, 2013

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  • Jul 06, 2013 | 9:03am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 08, 2013 | 5:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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