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Yale University -> Gilder Lehrman Ctr. for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition

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The Yale University -> Gilder Lehrman Ctr. for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition has 10 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 2009, [Life of William Grimes, the Runaway Slave]. The year with the most videos was 2012 with four videos. Most appearances with David W. Blight (8), John Fabian Witt (2), James Oakes (2). Most common tags: Civil War, Human Rights, African American History.

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    Impact of Pre-Civil War Events

    Historians talked about the social and political impact of several events leading up to the Civil War, including the Fugitive Slave Act and…

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    Citizenship and Race in the Mid-19th Century

    A panel discussed race and the role it played in determining citizenship in the mid-19th century. They explored the Dred Scott Supreme…

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    Fugitive Slave Laws Before the Civil War

    Historian James Oakes talked about runaway slaves and the consequences of fugitive slave laws. Professor Oakes argued that…

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    Civil War-Era Politics

    Historians discussed Civil War-era politics. They looked at the realignment of political parties, populism, and anti-slavery…

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People

    • David W. Blight
      Director, Gilder Lehrman Ctr. for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition, Yale University
      27 Videos
    • David Brion Davis
      Director, Gilder Lehrman Ctr. for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition, Yale University
      6 Videos
    • Richard Gilder
      Co-Founder, Gilder Lehrman Ctr. for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition, Yale University
      1 Videos
    • Lewis E. Lehrman
      Co-Founder, Gilder Lehrman Ctr. for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition, Yale University
      1 Videos
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