The Black Civil War Soldier

New York University photography Professor Deborah Willis looked at the lives of Black Civil War soldiers through a collection of portraits. This was a virtual event hosted by the Free Library of Philadelphia.

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The Black Civil War Soldier

Program ID:
Public Affairs Event
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Apr 18, 2021 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
May 01, 2021 | 10:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Apr 18, 2021 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 19, 2021 | 7:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 01, 2021 | 10:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2