I posted this a few days ago on the Civil War Memory Facebook page and since it’s a slow day I thought I would share it with the rest of you. Enjoy.
Tinkle Time for the Little Colonel
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