Series
American Experience
Episode
Reconstruction: The Second Civil War
Raw Footage
Interview with Nell Irvin Painter, Historian, Princeton University
Contributing Organization
WGBH (Boston, Massachusetts)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/15-cz3222s704
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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. Painter talks about planters and employers of former slaves, emancipation and black women, John Roy Lynch and The Facts of Reconstruction, political violence in the south, the mud sill of society, the exodus of 1879.
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
0:36:47
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Credits
Release Agent: WGBH Educational Foundation
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WGBH
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Duration: 0:36:47

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Citations
Chicago: “American Experience; Reconstruction: The Second Civil War; Interview with Nell Irvin Painter, Historian, Princeton University,” 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-cz3222s704.
MLA: “American Experience; Reconstruction: The Second Civil War; Interview with Nell Irvin Painter, Historian, Princeton University.” 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-cz3222s704>.
APA: American Experience; Reconstruction: The Second Civil War; Interview with Nell Irvin Painter, Historian, Princeton University. 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-cz3222s704