54th Massachusetts and Boston's Black Community

Beverly Morgan-Welch, Executive Director of the Museum of African American History, talked about the role and contributions of… read more

Beverly Morgan-Welch, Executive Director of the Museum of African American History, talked about the role and contributions of Boston’s free Black community and the 54th Regiment in the fight against slavery. The 54th Massachusetts, the first northern black regiment in the Union Army, was sent to South Carolina to take part in operations against Confederate forces. close

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54th Massachusetts and Boston's Black Community

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Sep 28, 2013
Last Aired:
Sep 29, 2013

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  • Sep 28, 2013 | 5:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 28, 2013 | 10:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 29, 2013 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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