The Bell Affair

Directed By Kwakiutl Dreher

Kwakiutl Dreher, William G. Thomas III

Michael Burton

Anthony Wilcox, Myeisha Essex, Deborah Madick, Arista Jackson, Darla Davenport

The Bell Affair

Daniel and Mary Bell sued for freedom and won. But the widow of their former slaveholder challenged the Bells’ freedom in court. Threatened with re-enslavement, and the sale of their children, they led the largest escape attempt in US history.

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