American Experience: The Massachusetts 54th Colored Infantry
American Experience tells the story of America's first all-black Union regiment -- the Massachusetts 54th Colored Infantry. Narrated by Morgan Freeman, the program tells the story of the regiment's formation and chronicles their accomplishments on the battlefield. Tells the story of the regiment as well as individual members, including Lewis and Charles Douglass, sons of abolitionist Frederick Douglass, and others. As seen on Public Television.
|Subject||SOCIAL STUDIES, African American History, The Civil War|
|Running Time||56 min.|