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Sunday afternoon radio

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Start:
October 24, 2010 4:40 pm
End:
October 24, 2010 5:50 pm

This will be our day on radio, national and local. We’ll be on the weekend edition of All Things Considered on 90.9 FM at 5:40 p.m. Philadelphia time in an interview with NPR host Guy Raz. We did a 28-minute interview about a month ago with him in Washington, and have been waiting for it to be aired. We’re told this will be much shorter,  edited version. but that doesn’t matter. We are excited to hear it.

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A Call to Arms

Click to get a closer look, you can see the name of Octavius Catto at the bottom, as well as his father's.

This broadside is eight feet high and was seen on windows in downtown Philadelphia in June, 1863, as black leaders called a meeting to convince black men to join the Union Army prior to Gettysburg.