Series
American Experience
Episode
Reconstruction: The Second Civil War
Raw Footage
Interview with Russell Duncan, Historian, University of Copenhagen.
Contributing Organization
WGBH (Boston, Massachusetts)
AAPB ID
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Description
In the tumultuous years after the Civil War (1863-77), America grappled with how to rebuild itself, how to successfully bring the South back into the Union and how to bring former slaves into the life of the country. Topics discussed include Tunis Campbell, The Freedmen's Bureau, Sherman's Order, St. Catherine's and Sapelo Islands, establishing schools, organizing militia, experiment in democracy, repossession of land by planters
Subjects
American history, African Americans, civil rights, racism, Reconstruction, Confederacy, voting rights, slavery, emancipation
Rights
(c) 2004-2017 WGBH Educational Foundation
Media type
Moving Image
Duration
0:47:37
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Release Agent: WGBH Educational Foundation
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WGBH
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Duration: 0:47:37

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Citations
Chicago: “American Experience; Reconstruction: The Second Civil War; Interview with Russell Duncan, Historian, University of Copenhagen.,” WGBH, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed November 21, 2018, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_15-b56d21sg8d.
MLA: “American Experience; Reconstruction: The Second Civil War; Interview with Russell Duncan, Historian, University of Copenhagen..” WGBH, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. November 21, 2018. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_15-b56d21sg8d>.
APA: American Experience; Reconstruction: The Second Civil War; Interview with Russell Duncan, Historian, University of Copenhagen.. Boston, MA: WGBH, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_15-b56d21sg8d