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Monica Grabin: Singing History

Slavery and the Civil War (click for info)

The realities of slavery, daily life, cotton, the Underground Railroad and other types of slave resistance, the Civil War's causes and the emotions of each side as they are amply reflected in the songs of the conflict, Emancipation and Reconstruction. A few of the songs: Dixie, Go Down Moses, Lincoln and Liberty, Shiloh Hill, Tenting Tonight, Many Thousands Gone, The Battle Cry of Freedom.