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US Colored Troops in the Civil War Presentation

  • African American Civil War Museum, DC Washington DC USA (map)

Open to: Public
Cost: Free
Advance registration is requested by contacting Elizabeth Brownstein

The Lincoln Group of the District of Columbia is sponsoring a special program at the African American Civil War Museum from 1 to 3 p.m. It will feature a presentation on the United States Colored Troops and their critical contribution to Union victory in the Civil War. Presenters are historian, teacher and reenactor Michael Schaffner, and fellow presenter high school student Hugh Goffinet, who will describe soldiers’ lives during the Civil War and demonstrate the manual of arms.

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Later Event: October 21
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