Lincoln Diversified: Civil Unrest
Looking through the lens of slavery, Native American displacement, and foreign relations with Mexico, this seminar explores the stories of Lincoln's relationships with diverse communities.
Historian Silvestre Villegas Revueltas discusses the relationship between the United States and Mexico during the years of Mexican Reform and the American Civil War. Revueltas is a historian at the Instituto de Investigaciones Históricas- Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico in Mexico City.
Recorded Thursday, November 12, 2009 at Chicago History Museum.