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The Civil War

The 13th Amendment

Clip: Season 1 | 3m 24s

The 13th Amendment formally abolished slavery.

Aired: 09/06/15

Rating: NR

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Production made possible by grants from General Motors Corporation, National Endowment for the Humanities, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations, John D and Catherine T MacArthur Foundation