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2019 NCSS/NCGE/TCSS Conference | Sessions | 2019

That Blessing Which Equal Heaven Bestow'd: John Laurens's Revolutionary Advocacy

Fri Nov 22 1:00 pm to 1:55 pm
Room: 
Exhibit Hall 4 Classroom G
SessionType: 
Exhibitor Session
Learn how Continental Army officer John Laurens's passionate advocacy for the emancipation of enslaved African Americans actively challenged the practice in light of the Revolution's republican ideals.
Presenters: 

Stacia Smith, Evan Phifer, American Revolution Institute at the Society of the Cincinnati, Washington, DC

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