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Freedom in Congo Square / text by Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustration by R. Gregory Christie.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kenton County.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Wm. E. Durr Branch J 976.335 FREED IN (Text) 33126016836888 JDVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781520079066
  • ISBN: 1520079060
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (12 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Holland, Ohio : Dreamscape Media, LLC, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the book by Carole Boston Weatherford and illustrated by R. Gregory Christie.
Wide screen.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by JD Jackson.
Summary, etc.:
As slaves relentlessly toiled in an unjust system in 19th century Louisiana, they all counted down the days until Sunday, when, at least for half a day, they were briefly able to congregate in Congo Square in New Orleans.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
English dialogue; English subtitles.
Subject: African Americans > Louisiana > New Orleans > History.
African Americans > Louisiana > New Orleans > Social life and customs.
Congo Square (New Orleans, La.) > History.
New Orleans (La.) > History.
Genre: Short films.
Children's films.
Historical films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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