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Whipping Post: Evidence of Barbarism

Presenter: 
Geoff Cohrs
Duration: 
(00:02:21)

In this video, former VHS Outreach Educator Geoff Cohrs discusses the whipping post in the Virginia Historical Society's long-term exhibition The Story of Virginia, an American Experience.