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Episode 40 Robert Smalls And Basketballs

from  The Past and The Curious: A History Podcast for Kids and Families

Feb 20, 2020


The Harlem Globetrotters were more than a show. They were an incredible barnstorming team who helped integrate the NBA. Told by Mick Sullivan with help from Dustin Baron Robert Smalls was responsible for one of the most daring escapes during the Civil War, helped convince Lincoln that African Americans should be allowed to serve as Union soldiers, and ultimately was an important politician. Told by Jermaine Fowler of the Humanity Archive ( All this and more!

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