American experience. Reconstruction, the second Civil War. Interview with Eric Foner, historian, Columbia University. 3 of 5 / [produced by WGBH].
- Additional Titles:
- Interview with Eric Foner, historian, Columbia University, 3 of 5
Reconstruction, the second Civil War
- Boston, MA : WGBH Educational Foundation, 2004.
- Physical Description:
- 1 online resource (49 minutes)
- Additional Creators:
- Foner, Eric, 1943-
Deane, Elizabeth (Elizabeth K.)
Garcia Rios, Patricia
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
- Language Note:
- In English.
- 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. Foner talks about Reconstruction Act of 1867 and bringing interracial democracy to the south, impeachment of Andrew Johnson vote, meaning of freedom, black codes, gaining the vote, carpetbaggers, emergence of a black political class, expulsion of black legislators from Georgia and order by Congress to restore them.
- Digital File Characteristics:
- data file
- Title from resource description page (viewed September 12, 2017).
- Participant/Performer Note:
- Eric Foner, interviewee.
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