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Black Soldiers in the Civil War

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Video: In4 Minutes
The Civil War in Four Minutes: Black Soldiers
American Battlefield Trust
Historian Hari Jones summarizes the experience of African American Civil War soldiers, from emancipation, to the authorization of United States Colored Troops, to their experiences on the battlefield. This video is part of the American Battlefield Trust's In4 video series, which presents short videos on basic Civil War topics.