Lincoln’s racial views | American History’s Biggest Fibs with Lucy Worsley

Lucy finds out about Frederick Douglass, an emancipated former slave-turned politician who spoke out against Lincoln posthumously and his assumed anti-slavery leanings.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 2'53''
  • 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