Digging for slaves a BBC-TV production in association with Arts and Entertainment Network.

"Provides many fascinating and surprising details at excavations of 18th-century slave quaters on Middleburg Plantation near Charleston; at Monticello, the home of Thomas Jefferson, whose slave holdings seem so irreconcilable with his expressed views on human freedom; and at Colonial Williamsbu...

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Corporate Authors: British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service, Arts and Entertainment Network, Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Format: Video VHS
Language:English
Published: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, c1992.
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Summary:"Provides many fascinating and surprising details at excavations of 18th-century slave quaters on Middleburg Plantation near Charleston; at Monticello, the home of Thomas Jefferson, whose slave holdings seem so irreconcilable with his expressed views on human freedom; and at Colonial Williamsburg, which until recently neglected to show the lives of the slaves, who made up over half the town's population"--Container.
Item Description:Subtitle on cassette label and container: The excavation of American slave sites.
Segment of the television program: Chronicle.
Made in 1989.
"FFH 3194"--Cassette label and container.
Physical Description:1 videocassette (50 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Format:VHS.
Production Credits:Producer/writer, Jonathan Dent ; film editor, Krystyna Kaplan ; narrator, David Drew.