Enslaved Labor and the Capital

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Title

Enslaved Labor and the Capital

Subject

Slavery, Labor, Local History

Description

Enslaved Labor and the Capital, a lecture by Felicia Bell, is one of a series of lectures for the Emancipation Week Commemorative Celebration 2006. Bell using images of old documents in her presentation to show how slave owners addressed their slaves. She covers the treatment and working conditions of slaves during the construction of Washington DC in the 18th century. One of the may statue that used slave labor was with the statue of Freedom.

Creator

Felicia Bell

Source

Program - Slavery and the Capital

Publisher

The Humanities Council of Washington, DC

Date

2006

Rights

Format

DVD
MPEG

Language

English

Type

Lecture Presentation

Identifier

01c.P.2006
418

Coverage

Washington DC

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Duration

00:25:26

Producer

Talaya Grimes
Delanore Bryant

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