Race and Military Tradition

Author and historian Mark Grimsley explained how American military conflicts through history have contributed to the formation and… read more

Author and historian Mark Grimsley explained how American military conflicts through history have contributed to the formation and understanding of racial identities. He talked about the roles of African Americans on both the Union and Confederate sides of the Civil War. Mr. Grimsley spoke at the 2012 Civil War Institute Conference at Gettysburg College and responded to questions from the audience. close

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306716-9
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Nov 24, 2012
Last Aired:
Nov 25, 2012

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  • Nov 24, 2012 | 6:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 24, 2012 | 10:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 25, 2012 | 11:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
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