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

Federal soldiers at Petersburg, August 1864

Nau Center Blog

By: Elizabeth R. Varon

Note:  What follows is a three part story, which we will present in consecutive blog posts, that permits us to see the history of central Virginia in a new way:  with a focus on the journeys of African American men, born in the shadow of... [read more]