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.

J. Matthew Gallman receiving his book prize award from Gary W. Gallagher and Elizabeth Varon on October 28, 2016 in Charlottesville, VA.

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: William Kurtz

This blog post is one of several that we will publish in 2017 on our Black Virginians in Blue digital project. The project explores the lives of African American men from Albemarle County, Virginia, who served in the USCT.... [read more]