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Dickinson College historian Matthew Pinsker describes changes in Frederick Douglass’s opinion of Abraham Lincoln between Lincoln's assassination in 1865 and the unveiling of the Freedmen’s Monument in Lincoln Park, Washington, DC, in 1876.
<p>Eric Foner discusses his book The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery.</p>
James Oakes discusses his book, The Radical and the Republican: Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln and the Triumph of Antislavery Politics.
In this short clip, historian David Blight discusses the relationship between Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass.