C-SPAN: 13th Amendment at 150

On December 11, 2015, President Lincoln’s Cottage and the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights commemorated the 13th Amendment’s 150th anniversary. Scholars Edna Greene Madford, Christian Samito, and Glen Rutherford talked about the amendment’s legacy in the Emancipation Room of President Lincoln’s Cottage. You can watch C-SPAN’s coverage of the event.

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