Articles with keyword "Reconstruction"
The Free State of Jones in Mississippi, led by a freethinking farmer, seceded from the Confederacy.
The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross tells the story of a people whose sense of identity is distinctly apart and distinctly American
Jefferson Lecturer James M. McPherson talks with NEH Chairman William R. Ferris about the Civil War and the long shadows it still casts over the American landscape.
A new documentary examines America's struggle to establish racial equality after the Civil War.