Leaders and Legacies of the Civil War

Event Type: Adults
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 8/9/2017
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 1:00 PM
 Justice Delayed: American Slavery, Reconstruction, and Civil Rights. The Union victory in the Civil War and the subsequent Reconstruction amendments to the Constitution should have guaranteed civil and political rights to African Americans. So why were Black Americans still fighting for civil rights in the 1960s and beyond?
Library: Main Library
Location: James R. Garfield Room (Main - Lower Level)
Presenter: Meredith
Status: Closed