Kentucky Life

Eighth of August

Season 19 Episode 9 | 26m 41s | Video has closed captioning.

Experience the history and excitement of the Eighth of August weekend. Every year, African-Americans in parts of Western Kentucky and central Tennessee gather to celebrate Emancipation, a homecoming tradition begun in 1868.

Aired: 02/01/14

Rating: NR

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