TITLE

`Colored troops' march

PUB. DATE
September 1996
SOURCE
Jet;9/23/96, Vol. 90 Issue 19, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the activities of the weeklong celebration of volunteer units known as the U.S. colored Troops. Activities of the week; Black Civil War re-enactment of the original parade route of the 1865 Grand Review down Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C.; Monument erected.
ACCESSION #
9609267619

 

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