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Slavery and Liberty at America’s Founding

In honor of Black History Month, on February 28 at 7:00pm, the Civil War Museum of Philadelphia proudly partners with the National Constitution Center and with the generous support of  Citizens in presenting:  Historians Harold Holzer, author of several books on President Abraham Lincoln, including Lincoln: How Abraham Lincoln Ended Slavery in America; and Manisha Sinha, author of The Slave's Cause: A History of Abolition; join Edward Larson for a conversation on Larson’s new book, American Inheritance: Liberty and Slavery in the Birth of a Nation, 1765-1795, to explore the paradox of liberty and slavery in Revolutionary America through the Civil War era. 

Jeffrey Rosen, president and CEO of the National Constitution Center, moderates.

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