Synopsis by Rose of Sharon Winter
This video is part of an acclaimed series from The History Channel that chronicles the American Civil War. The series uses archival photographs, diaries, articles, re-enactments, and scholarly commentary to tell the story of the War Between the States. This episode tells the story of the illustrious Union regiment that was comprised solely of African-Americans. The film studies the attitudes of Northerners and Southerners towards these unique soldiers.
African-American, Civil-War [US], regiment, Union-Army, war