Through interviews with American history experts, rare photos, and dramatic re-enactments, WHISPERS OF ANGELS paints a close picture of the struggle and hardships surrounding Harriet Tubman's creation of the Underground Railroad as a path to freedom for slaves before the Civil War. Ed Ansner and Blair Underwood lends their talents to the roles of abolitionists Thomas Garrett and William Still who both played an integral part in the fight to end slavery through court battles, letters, and political actions.
Description by Janson Media:
Long-format interviews with prominent historians blend with dramatic reenactment to create a powerful story about the fight to end slavery. Actors Edward Asner and Blair Underwood portray the two most prominent abolitionists on the eastern line of the Underground Railroad, Thomas Garrett and William Still.
American History |
Civil War |
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