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A History of the U.S. Constitution: The Constitution Is Expanded (Part 6)

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In 1865, the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments were added to the U.S. Constitution guaranteeing civl rights to all African-Americans. This programs also discusses the Interstate Commerce Act, Plessy v Ferguson, and the inclusion of 16th, 17th, and 18th Amendments the Constitution. Part of the "A History of the U.S. Constitution" series.

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A History of the U.S. Constitution
Episode 1
28 minutes 3 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
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Episode 2
27 minutes 57 seconds
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Episode 3
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Episode 5
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A History of the U.S. Constitution
Episode 6
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Grade Level: 7 - 12
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A History of the U.S. Constitution
Episode 7
27 minutes 14 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
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Episode 8
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