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Title Work

Title No: 4842

Title: Background of the Civil War

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film

Date: 1980 (Release)

Original Summary:
Revised version of a film originally released in 1959.

"Explains slavery's role in Southern economy and the differences in the way the North and South developed.  Discusses events that led to the Civil War; shows factors which caused the conflict."--Audiovisual Materials Catalog 2002-2007 by Audiovisual Services of St. Louis Public Schools.

"Explains that by compromise and arguments, the agricultural South and the industrial North each tried to control the Federal Government for its benefit, but that wide differences in lifestyle and attitude toward slavery created increasingly irreconcilable demands, which culminated in the shelling of Fort Sumter."--WorldCat.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 20 min 

Genres: Educational

Subjects: Slavery--United States; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Causes.

Distribution CompanyBFA Educational Media
Executive ProducerBurnford, Paul
ConsultantGrubbs, Donald H.
Source of MaterialSt. Louis Public Schools (Saint Louis, Mo.)

Items x1

4842-1Safety Film : Viewing print 

Contained By x1

Title NoTitle
4819St. Louis Public Schools educational film library