Examines Virginia's secession through the eyes of James Thomas Petty, a young Virginian living in Washington D.C. at the time.
The United States Colored Troops
Examines the role and experiences of the USCTs.
Civil War to Civil Rights: Family
Through infographics and newspaper clippings, explore the role that family and kinship ties played in helping enslaved people cope with the condition of slavery, as well as what challenges people faced with finding and rebuilding their