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Overcoming Slavery with the Blues

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MaHaley from Mrs. Ange's Classroom


Owens Cross Roads Elementary, Madison County


How did slaves improve their morale and continue to work under such horrible circumstances?  Why did slave owners want to stop slaves from singing the blues? 

Length: 2:26

Content Areas: Social Studies

Alabama Course of Study Alignments and/or Professional Development Standard Alignments:

[SS2010] USS5 (5) 11: Identify causes of the Civil War, including states' rights and the issue of slavery.


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