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The U.S. Navy and Emancipation during the Civil War 

This pamphlet discusses the role of the U.S. Navy in emancipation and the stories of Black Americans who escaped from slavery during the Civil War.

Download the pamphlet here or click on the image below. 


This pamphlet was written by Edward Valentin Jr., Ph.D.

Published: Fri Jun 25 06:50:13 EDT 2021