Film, Video African-American Passages: Black Lives in the 19th Century
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- African-American Passages: Black Lives in the 19th Century
- Adam Rothman discussed documents from the Library's manuscript collection relating to the lives of African-Americans in the 19th century in a conversation with Jesse J. Holland.
- Event Date
- February 21, 2019
- - Jesse J. Holland is an award-winning journalist, novelist and author of "The Invisibles: The Untold Story of African American Slaves in the White House."
- - Adam Rothman is a professor of history at Georgetown University and a visiting scholar at the John W. Kluge Center in the Library of Congress.
- Running Time
- 1 hours 11 minutes 1 seconds
- Online Format
- online text
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