New York Divided: Slavery and the Civil War


Subject:
U.S. History By Place , United States History , Black Resources , Slavery , Civil War, U.S. , New York (City) , Slavery, Abolition, & Emancipation

Description:
Online exhibit about the attitudes towards slavery in New York City between the time slavery was abolished in the state in 1827 and the Civil War. Topics include New York City as a pro-Southern city, abolitionists and fighting slavery, and Civil War battles of New York and reconstruction. Features introductory essays, background about people and events, primary documents, and more. From the New York Historical Society.

Publisher:
New York Historical Society

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.nydivided.org/VirtualExhibit/


PID= res:lii-23241