Mississippi cotton | Black and British: A Forgotten History

David Olusoga discusses the cotton industry in Mississippi and how it fuelled Britain's industrial revolution.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 4'21''
  • Broadcast year: 2016
Curriculum Connection
  • History | America, 1713-1975 | British settlement in North America, 1713-41 | Slavery in North America

Licence: ERA Licence required


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

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: Black and British: A Forgotten History
  • Episode: Moral Mission