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AfriGeneas Military Research Forum

Tracing legacy of a Black Civil War soldier

by
Donald Scott, Sr.

I can still remember the crisp May evening five or six years ago when Thomas I. Dawson approached me after I delivered a lecture commemorating Cheltenham Township, Pa.’s history dating back to the 1680s. As I prepared to leave the podium in an auditorium of Cheltenham High School, situated just northwest of Philadelphia, Pa., the 76-year-old native of Maryland’s Eastern Shore approached and asked, “You ever see one of these before?” ...


18 Dec 2002 :: 14 Nov 2008
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