A Time of Joining | The Citizenship Project | NPT
Episode 3 | 27m 30s
The late 19th and early 20th centuries were a time of joining in Tennessee. Civil war gave way to civic engagement, as thousands of benevolent societies and fraternal organizations formed. Born from crisis, these community organizations became a part of the fabric of a newly reborn United States. These institutions helped define and influence American ideals over a tumultuous period of growth.
Aired: 01/29/18Video has closed captioning.
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