American Experience

The Massachusetts 54th

Clip: Season 1 | 2m 52s

With the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation, the war merged with the abolitionist cause. The Proclamation had included an unexpected clause: at last, black men could enlist in the armed services of the United States.

Aired: 01/08/13

Rating: NR

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