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"Men of Color: To Arms!" United States Colored Troops in the Civil War

Partner Event
February 9, 2022 @ 12:00 PM EST

James A. Garfield National Historic Site (via Mentor Public Library)
Mentor, OH

Uncover the reason behind the formation of the U.S. Colored Troops (USCT) in the Civil War, the federal government’s motivation behind the enlistment of Black men and the USCT recipients who received the nation’s highest military award for valor at the James A. Garfield National Historic Site’s lecture, “Men of Color: To Arms!” Hosted at the Mentor Public Library, this program is free of charge, but you must make a reservation by calling Mentor Public Library at 440-255-8811. Learn more.

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Mentor Public Library
440-255-8811
Mentor, OH