Ethan Allen Homestead Enrichment Program: Harvey Amani Whitfield - The Meaning of Slavery in Vermont

Embed This Player

Download: H.264/AAC mp4 file Creative Commons License

Tell us about your experience with this online video, click here.


Vermonters have always been proud that their state was the first to outlaw slavery in its constitution - but is that what really happened?  The author of The Problem of Slavery in Early Vermont 1777-1810 considers the deepest questions about what freedom actually meant for African Americans in Vermont well into the nineteenth century.

For more information, contact the Ethan Homestead Museum at or call 802.865-4556



1 Saturday May 23, 2015 at 9:30 PM
2 Sunday May 24, 2015 at 2:30 AM
3 Sunday May 24, 2015 at 8:30 AM
4 Wednesday May 27, 2015 at 11:15 PM
5 Thursday May 28, 2015 at 4:15 AM
6 Thursday May 28, 2015 at 10:15 AM
7 Sunday May 31, 2015 at 5:30 PM
8 Monday June 1, 2015 at 11:35 PM
9 Tuesday June 2, 2015 at 4:35 AM
10 Tuesday June 2, 2015 at 10:35 AM
11 Wednesday June 3, 2015 at 2:00 PM


Kim Villemaire

Featured Story

Tune in to 2020 General Election Forums

Tune in to Town Meeting TV to learn more about the candidates who are on the November ballot.  For more Election programs search "elections" and visit our YouTube channel to stream Live Events.


More News from the Center for Media and Democracy