Overcoming Slavery with the Blues

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Multimedia Details Title: Overcoming Slavery with the Blues
Creator: MaHaley from Mrs. Ange's Classroom
Submitted By: Myra Ange, Owens Cross Roads School, Madison County

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
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