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The Abolitionist Movement, 1775 -1863

Course number : LIR217   ID : 24061    Section Number : 1
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This course explores the rise and ebb of emancipation during and after the American Revolution. We'll cover Nat Turner's slave rebellion and Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad including the myths and realities. We'll also review the 1850 Fugitive Slave Law & Urban Vigilance Committees including the rise of militancy and Northern acceptance. Finally we'll discuss Abraham Lincoln's emancipation proclamation..

Class Details

6 Session(s)
Weekly - Mon

Conference Center (E Building)

Swartz,Roger G 



Please read:  This course will meet on campus in an in-person environment.

In County 

Price: $42.00

In State 

Price: $47.00

Out of State Price 


Registration Closes On
Monday, October 10, 2022 @ 12:00 AM



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
10/10/2022 - 11/14/2022 Weekly - Mon 09:30 AM - 11:30 AM Frederick, Conference Center (E Building)  Map, Room: E138 Swartz,Roger G