Alexandria Black History Museum Lecture Series: African American Heroines of the Civil War

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Location: 
Charles Houston Recreation Center, 901 Wythe Street, Alexandria, Virginia
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Historian of the African Diaspora, C.R. Gibbs, will lecture on the inspiring achievements of little-known African American women in one of the crucial periods of our nation's history. Gibbs will uncover a new cast of women whose actions, large and small, local and national, and set against the backdrop of the ongoing conflict, helped to mark them as firebrands of freedom.

Phone: 
(703) 746-4356