Today is the 150th anniversary of the loss of the Confederate submarine, H.L. Hunley.
Remembering the Men of the H.L. Hunley
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