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Series
Africans in America
Episode Number
103
Episode
Brotherly Love
Raw Footage
Interview with Douglas Egerton, Professor of History, Le Moyne College
Contributing Organization
WGBH (Boston, Massachusetts)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/15-d795718p1p
Description
Douglas Egerton is interviewed about the contradictions of equlity and freedom, Thomas Jefferson as a slave owner and believing Africans were inferior, the revolution in Haiti, Toussaint L'Ouverture, Gabriel's Rebellion, Gabriel's Conspiracy, the ban on importation of African slaves, the expansion of cotton plantations, the black support for the American Colonization Society, Denmark Vesey, Charleston African Church, Morris Brown, the hanging of Vesey's followers, Thomas Jefferson's death, the southern view of slavery as a "positive good."
Date
1998-00-00
Subjects
American history, African Americans, civil rights, slavery, abolition, Civil War
Publisher
WGBH Educational Foundation
Rights
(c) 1998-2017 WGBH Educational Foundation
Media type
Moving Image
Duration
1:25:12
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Citation
Chicago: “Africans in America; 103; Brotherly Love; Interview with Douglas Egerton, Professor of History, Le Moyne College,” 1998-00-00, WGBH, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed October 22, 2018, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_15-d795718p1p.
MLA: “Africans in America; 103; Brotherly Love; Interview with Douglas Egerton, Professor of History, Le Moyne College.” 1998-00-00. WGBH, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. October 22, 2018. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_15-d795718p1p>.
APA: Africans in America; 103; Brotherly Love; Interview with Douglas Egerton, Professor of History, Le Moyne College. 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-d795718p1p