Richmond's infamous home for Union officers during much of the Civil War, Libby Prison (courtesy Library of Congress).

Men of company E, 4th U.S. Colored Infantry.

Drs. Gary Gallagher, Thavolia Glymph, Edward Ayers, and Elizabeth Varon discuss the current state of Civil War history at our Inaugural Event, Friday, October 16, 2015

Family tent life near Fort Slocum, Washington DC, 1861

Federal soldiers at Petersburg, August 1864

Nau Center Blog

By: Elizabeth R. Varon

Note:  This is part two of a three part blog post on the Virginia roots of U.S.C.T. soldiers in Missouri regiments.

 

Part II:  Military Service

The 65th and 67th regiments were dispatched in March... [read more]