Causes and Effects of Abolition ~ Video Segments
These brief video segments can be used alone or in combination, to introduce a topic or to spark discussion among your students. These videos are also used in the lesson plan “Causes and Effects of Abolition” (Grades 9-10).
Excerpts from Episode Two, “The Age of Slavery,” The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., selected segments.
Segment 1: Cotton Gin
Segment 2: Nat Turner Rebellion
Segment 3: Frederick Douglass
Segment 4: Fugitive Slave Act
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