Tocqueville on Slavery

Professor Kremer talked about Alexis de Tocqueville’s views of slavery as he toured the U.S. in 1831. Kremer said that… read more

Professor Kremer talked about Alexis de Tocqueville’s views of slavery as he toured the U.S. in 1831. Kremer said that Tocqueville’s insistent questions wherever he traveled may have added to the slavery-abolitionist tensions of the time. Tocqueville believed there would be a war between blacks and whites. close

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Tocqueville on Slavery

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81239-1
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Vignette
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Location:
Fulton, Missouri, United States
First Aired:
May 14, 1997
Last Aired:
May 18, 1997

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  • May 14, 1997 | 1:24am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 14, 1997 | 4:41am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 14, 1997 | 7:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 14, 1997 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 15, 1997 | 1:31am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 18, 1997 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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