Grade Range: 5-12Resource Type(s): Reference MaterialsDuration: 5 MinutesDate Posted: 9/4/2013
In this post, Chris Wilson, the Museum’s director of the Program in African American Culture, sits down with Professor John Stauffer of Harvard University to open a discussion on both historical and modern abolition efforts. An interview with Professor Stauffer, Professor of English and of African and African American Studies and Chair of the History of American Civilization Program at Harvard University, this post is published on the Museum's "O Say Can You See?" blog.
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In the 15th century, decades before they sailed into the Caribbean, Spanish merchants, captains, ...
19th century, slavery, African, 1800s, global slavery, south, cotton, American slavery, human trafficking, African American, modern slavery, emancipation, manumission, Emancipation Proclamation, abolitionist, antebellum, Civil War, slave, activism, abolition
This historical tale by Katherine Paterson involves its young protagonist, Jip, in the great 19th...
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