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Gradual Emancipation and Enslavement in the North - free replay of today's webinar by Ari Wilkins now available for limited time


The recording of today's webinar by Ari Wilkins, "Gradual Emancipation and Enslavement in the North” is now available to view at for free for a limited time.

Webinar Description

Slavery existed in some northern states well into the 19th century. Learn about the motives for gradual emancipation, how it affected enslaved African Americans and enslavers at this time, the state laws surrounding slavery, and the records that it created.

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If you could not make it to the live event or just want to watch it again, the 1 hour 13 minute recording of "Gradual Emancipation and Enslavement in the North" is now available to view in our webinar library for free for a limited time.

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