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Voices of the Civil War Episode 0001 The Original Sin Part 1

In Voices of the Civil War, Episode 1, Part 1, The Original Sin, we look at the beginning of the American Civil War, the attack on Fort Sumter, and slavery as the true cause of the Civil War.

Image Credit: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, [LC-DIG-ppmsca-21740]

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This program was funded by the U.S. Department of Education Underground Railroad Educational and Cultural Program.