United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- African Americans
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Overview The affidavits in this collection confirm the service of African American sailors during the Civil War
Overview Letter from an African American U. S. Army chaplain during the Civil War to the father of one of the soldiers at the hospital in Alexandria, Virginia
Dates: 1865 March 24
Overview Letters concerning Robinson's request for a commission in the "colored service" of the U.S. Army during the Civil War.