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Echoes in Time - Codename Babcock - Citizen Spy Elizabeth Van Lew
 
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One of the most intriguing women during the Civil War was Elizabeth Van Lew, a prominent member of Richmond, Virginia society. Educated in the North, Van Lew fervently opposed slavery and secession. Listen as she discusses her work and adventures as a Citizen Spy. Mary Lou McKeen of Westerville, Ohio portrays Elizabeth.
June 8, 2013