Emancipation Proclamation | American History’s Biggest Fibs with Lucy Worsley

While there was truth to Lincoln ''freeing the slaves'', some confederate states on the borders were initially allowed to still keep slaves.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 2'39''
  • Broadcast year: 2019
Curriculum Connection
  • History | America, 1713-1975 | USA 1850-80 | Slavery and the Civil War

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Programme: American History's Biggest Fibs with Lucy Worsley
  • Series: 1
  • Episode: The American Civil War