When Freedom Came
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Watch Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 10am on WMHT TV.

Everyone knows that Abraham Lincoln freed all the slaves…or did he? Freedom came to enslaved people over the course of many months and years—and it arrived in different ways in different places. Discover how enslaved Americans made everyday choices during the Civil War that helped bring about their freedom. Watch the video here.

WMHT is pleased to provide scholarship subscriptions for the 2014-2015 Electronic Field Trips from Colonial Williamsburg to four (4) schools in our broadcast area. Email us at education@wmht.org for details.

Teach American history with the 2014-15 Electronic Field Trip season from Colonial Williamsburg for grades 4-8.