Economy and Volunteer Union Soldiers

William Marvel described the economic factors driving many poor northerners to enlist in the Union army. He is the author of Lincoln’s… read more

William Marvel described the economic factors driving many poor northerners to enlist in the Union army. He is the author of Lincoln’s Mercenaries: Economic Motivation among Union Soldiers during the Civil War. This talk was part of the annual summer conference hosted by the Gettysburg College Civil War Institute. close

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Economy and Volunteer Union Soldiers

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Program ID:
447001-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Jul 21, 2018 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Aug 05, 2018 | 8:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Jul 21, 2018 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 22, 2018 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 05, 2018 | 8:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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