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“They Will Charge to the Cannon’s Mouth:” A Story of the 3rd United States Colored Cavalry

ECW welcomes back guest author Jeff T. Giambrone (Editor’s Note: the primary source contains the historic use of a racial slur.) I have been reading the wartime issues of the Vicksburg Daily Herald for years, but despite all the time … Continue reading

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