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Looking Over Jordan: African Americans and the War - Looking Over Jordan

Looking Over Jordan
The Civil War began as a means of preserving the Union. However, to nearly four million African Americans, it held a much more personal promise. As Northern armies swept south, selfemancipated slaves sought refuge behind Union lines. Determined to claim basic human rights, these former slaves-...
https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2334707096/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false The Civil War began as a means of preserving the Union. However, to nearly four million African Americans, it held a much more personal promise. As Northern armies swept south, selfemancipated slaves sought refuge behind Union lines. Determined to claim basic human rights, these former slaves-... /episodes/get/25004 /episode/25004 Looking Over Jordan: African Americans and the War: Looking Over Jordan /episode-player/25004