By the end of the Civil War, roughly 179,000 Black men comprised 10 percent of the Union Army; and another 19,000 Black men served in the Navy. Yet, only one percent of the Northern population was African American. For these men it was a Holy War. They were the frontline forces in the final surrender of the Confederate capital. Read more.
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Black Sailors – Antebellum Freedom Agents
Did you know that nearly 1 in 5 of pre-Civil War boatmen and sailors in the southern states were Black?
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Singin Wid A Sword In Ma Han
A family escapes from slavery.
Learn more about the award winning musical docudrama Singin Wid A Sword In Ma Han