"Reconstruction: America After the Civil War" Premieres April 9

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A new four-hour documentary, produced and hosted by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., explores the U.S.’s emergence from the civil war and slavery, and the era’s thwarted vision for an interracial democracy that haunts the country more than 150 years later.

Tune in for Parts 1 & 2 on Tuesday, April 9 at 8:00 p.m. on Nine PBS.
(Parts 3 & 4, Tuesday, April 16 at 8:00 p.m.)

RECONSTRUCTION: AMERICA AFTER THE CIVIL WAR Reconstruction| Extended Trailer Here is an extended first look at Reconstruction: America After the Civil War.

The local broadcast of this series is sponsored by Bellefontaine Cemetery and Arboretum