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The Role of African Americans in the Civil War

Course number : HCW-054    Section Number : A3
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In 1860, approximately 4.5 million people were slaves. The future of slavery in the U.S. was the central cause of the Civil War. As the fighting intensified, many Northerners called for the emancipation of slaves and the employment of former slaves as soldiers. What role did African Americans play in this war? Discuss the role of these brave men and women and unravel the many misconceptions.

Class Details

1 Sessions
Weekly - Thu

K Building

David Booz 

Total Cost: 


Registration Closes On
Thursday, February 20, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
2/20/2020 - 2/20/2020 Weekly - Thu 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM Westminster, K Building  Map David Booz