Multimedia

Jim Crow and the Great Migration

These videos and podcasts by eminent scholars, master teachers, and other speakers open a variety of ways to explore American history. The presentations range from two- or three-minute interview clips to hour-long lectures. Whether you watch them in class, assign them to your students for homework, or download them to your iPod for a long road trip, each one can give you new insight into the past.

Jim Crow and the Fight for American Citizenship

Speaker(s): Jonathan Holloway Duration: 2 hours 13 minutes 47 seconds

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Defining the Twentieth Century

Speaker(s): Edward L. Ayers Duration: 57 minutes 58 seconds

Great Biographies: African American Athletes

Speaker(s): Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Duration: 17 minutes 32 seconds

Harriet Beecher Stowe: Uncle Tom’s Cabin

Speaker(s): David S. Reynolds Duration: 26 minute

Harriet Beecher Stowe: Uncle Tom’s Cabin Q&A

Speaker(s): David S. Reynolds Duration: 6 minutes 13 seconds

Key Moments in American Freedom

Speaker(s): Orlando Patterson Duration: 1 hour 3 minutes 31 seconds