African American Life in Washington, DC, Before Emancipation

African American Life in Washington, DC, Before Emancipation As Washington became the focus of abolitionism before the Civil War, antislavery activists argued that the sight of slavery and slave dealers in the nation’s capital disgraced the nation and its ideals. A panel will explore life before the 1862 Compensated Emancipation Act and discuss the “Slavery…

Maj. Gen. John A. Samford’s Statement on “Flying Saucers”, Pentagon, Washington, DC, 07/31/1952

Find out more about this film, featured in “Media Matters,” the National Archives blog of the Special Media Archives Services Division: http://blogs.archives.gov/mediamatters/2013/09/30/project-blue-book-looking-to-the-film-record/ and http://blogs.archives.gov/mediamatters/2013/10/28/project-blue-book-ufos-in-home-movies/ Creator: Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations. U.S. Army Audiovisual Center. (ca. 1974 – 05/15/1984) (Most Recent) Series : Motion Picture…