The Gettysburg College Civil War Institute hosts its annual conference on various aspects of the Civil War.

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    8:29 AM EDT

    Slave Refugee Camps

    Professor and author Amy Murrell Taylor discussed slave refugee camps and her book, Embattled Freedom. The talk was part of the Gettysburg College Civil War Institute’s annual summer conference.

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    9:45 AM EDT

    Nat Turner's Rebellion

    Author Patrick Breen discussed his book, The Land Shall Be Deluged in Blood: A New History of the Nat Turner Revolt, at the Gettysburg College Civil War Institute’s annual summer conference.

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    11:02 AM EDT

    Common Civil War Soldier

    Gettysburg College Civil War Institute Director Peter Carmichael talked about his book, The War for the Common Soldier: How Men Thought, Fought, and Survived in Civil War Armies.

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    1:44 PM EDT

    Civil War Artifacts

    Historians talked about artifacts of the Civil War at the Gettysburg College Civil War Institute’s annual summer conference.

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    3:15 PM EDT

    John Brown's Pikes

    West Virginia University Professor Jason Phillips talked about abolitionist John Brown and the pikes he had made for use in a planned slave insurrection. The talk was part of the Gettysburg College Civil War Institute’s annual summer conference.

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    8:30 AM EDT

    Gettysburg Civil War Institute Conference

    The Gettysburg College Civil War Institute hosts its annual conference on various aspects of the Civil War.