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Antebellum Period

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The Underground Railroad
From history.com, produced by History Channel
This three minute video uses a narrator and images to provide a good overview of the Underground Railroad and dwells on the people and causes of the movement.
June 30, 2011 at 11:19 AM
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Ages: 10 - 18
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Lane and Quantrill: Bleeding Kansas
From classroomclips.org
Video describes the efforts of two men who led raids in Kansas in the years before the Civil War.
May 21, 2010 at 10:47 AM
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Ages: 12 - 18
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Lane and Quantrill: Bleeding Kansas (2)
From classroomclips.org
In the years before the Civil War, guerrilla warfare was fought in Kansas to decide if slavery should be permitted there. Professional video.
May 21, 2010 at 10:49 AM
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Ages: 12 - 18
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Lane and Quatrill: Bleeding Kansas (3)
From classroomclips.org
This segment of the video centers on Quantrill's role in the Kansas warfare.
May 21, 2010 at 10:52 AM
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Ages: 8 - 18
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Nat Turner's Rebellion (3:35)
From history.com, produced by History Channel
In August 1831, one of America's largest slave uprisings strikes fear in the South and prompts some to call for an end to the institution of slavery and others to toughen their stance against slaves. The impact of this planned event is explained a... [more]
March 7, 2011 at 10:37 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
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Underground Railroad
From teachertube.com
This is an eight-minute video (moving images and still slides) concerning the Underground Railroad.
December 2, 2010 at 05:01 PM
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Ages: 12 - 18
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A House Divided: Lincoln's Speech at Cooper Union,  Part 1
From classroomclips.org, produced by A Moment in Time
On February 27, 1860, a little known candidate from the Midwest delivered a speech in Manhattan. It propelled him into the White House. History knows it as Abraham Lincoln’s “Cooper Union Speech.”  This narrative was created to excite and enlighten t... [more]
June 28, 2012 at 10:49 AM
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Ages: 10 - 18
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The Ante-Bellum Period: A Nation Divided: The American Civil War
From YouTube, produced by LearnMediaof America
A short selection from a documentary about the Ante-Bellum Period.  This video shows footage and information about the period before the U.S. Civil War. There were over 3 million slaves doing the labor in the south.  (2:00)
March 30, 2009 at 05:23 AM
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Ages: 8 - 18
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Frederick Douglas: Mini Biography
From biography.com
This 3:30 minute long video explains the life of Douglas and how he attempted to end slavery and create a more just society. Provides insights into how he came to be a mover in the anti-slavery movement.
February 18, 2011 at 10:06 PM
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