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History Happy Hour: No Safety for Union Men
November 9, 2020 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
On April 16, 1866, a race riot erupted in Norfolk, Virginia. Uncover the limits of the U.S. Army’s protection for African Americans and their civil rights when faced with ex-Confederates’ paramilitary violence during the early years of Reconstruction. With Brianna Kirk, Ph.D. Candidate, University of Virginia