Next Tuesday (July 10) I will be speaking at the Richmond Civil War Roundtable. The subject of my presentation will be William Mahone’s postwar career, specifically his entry into Virginia politics, and its effect on his military record. Additional information can be found here.
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Searching for Black Confederates: The Civil War’s Most Persistent Myth
“Levin’s study is the first of its kind to blueprint and then debunk the mythology of enslaved African Americans who allegedly served voluntarily in behalf of the Confederacy.”–Journal of Southern History