Articles with keyword "Civil War"
William Lloyd Garrison burned the Constitution as he roared against the injustice of slavery.
The meaning of the Emancipation Proclamation, for those at the time and for us today.
Thaddeus Stevens was a fearsome reformer, who never backed down from a fight.
Robert Smalls commandeered a Confederate ship to escape from slavery in South Carolina.
Elizabeth Brown Pryor talks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about her dual careers as a historian of antebellum America and a highly decorated diplomat working for the State Department.