Series
Africans in America
Episode Number
102
Episode
Revolution
Raw Footage
Interview with Margaret Washington, Associate Professor of History, Cornell University. 2 of 4
Contributing Organization
WGBH (Boston, Massachusetts)
AAPB ID
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Description
Margaret Washington is interviewed bout the slave labor economy in the 18th century, Stamp Act and resistance in South Carolina, Boston and Violet King seeking safety with the British, slaves follow the British to New York City, the Treaty of Paris and certificates of freedom, General Birch and The Book of Negroes, Phillis Wheatley's life and poetry, the contradictions and appeal of Christianity, The American Revolution and the first struggle for freedom, The Constitution and Bill of Rights, Elizabeth Freeman and suits for freedom, Colonel Tye, Maroon Societies, concepts of freedom.
Date
1998-00-00
Subjects
American history, African Americans, civil rights, slavery, abolition, Civil War
Rights
(c) 1998-2017 WGBH Educational Foundation
Media type
Moving Image
Duration
1:17:10
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Credits
Release Agent: WGBH Educational Foundation
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WGBH
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Duration: 1:17:10
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Citations
Chicago: “Africans in America; 102; Revolution; Interview with Margaret Washington, Associate Professor of History, Cornell University. 2 of 4 ,” 1998-00-00, WGBH, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed January 16, 2019, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_15-c824b2z52k.
MLA: “Africans in America; 102; Revolution; Interview with Margaret Washington, Associate Professor of History, Cornell University. 2 of 4 .” 1998-00-00. WGBH, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. January 16, 2019. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_15-c824b2z52k>.
APA: Africans in America; 102; Revolution; Interview with Margaret Washington, Associate Professor of History, Cornell University. 2 of 4 . 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-c824b2z52k