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Call for Panelist: Panel on Civil War Veterans for 2018 SCWH Conference

Prof. Ian Delahanty of Springfield College and I are putting together a panel proposal on Civil War veterans for the 2018 Society of Civil War Historians Conference. We are currenlty seeking a third panelist, as well as a commentator and chair. We are happy to consider anyone who wants to present on Civil War veterans, North or South.

Prof. Delahanty will present a paper on a multi-racial and multi-ethnic GAR Post from Massachusetts. My talk will be about African American USCT veterans from Virginia.

CWBR Spring 2017 Issue Online Now

The Civil War Book Review, a quarterly journal published by the LSU Libraries' Special Collections Division, has released its Spring 2017 Issue at www.cwbr.com.

Welcome to the CWBR’s Spring 2017 issue. This issue’s feature reviews cover a wide range of topics that include the Atlantic slave trade, New England Brahmins, prison escapes, and popular memory.