Gettysburg College Civil War Institute Conference The Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College hosts its annual summer conference in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.

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    8:59 AM EDT

    U.S. Colored Troops and Desertion

    New York Historical Society & New School post-doctoral fellow Jonathan Lande talks about desertion among U.S. Colored Troops. His remarks are part of the annual summer conference hosted by the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College.

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    10:17 AM EDT

    President Lincoln, General McClellan and General Grant

    Arizona State University professor Brooks Simpson talks about President Abraham Lincoln and his relationship with two of his commanding generals, George McClellan and Ulysses S. Grant. His remarks are part of the annual summer conference hosted by the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College.

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    1:14 PM EDT

    Ulysses S. Grant's Memoirs

    A panel of scholars discusses the memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant. Their conversation is part of the annual summer conference hosted by the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College.

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    2:44 PM EDT

    Union Spy Elizabeth Van Lew

    University of Virginia professor Elizabeth Varon talks about Elizabeth Van Lew, who operated a Union spy ring out of the Confederate capital of Richmond, Virginia. Her remarks are part of the annual summer conference hosted by the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College.