Civil War Lecture: Commemoration of Virginia’s Civil War and Emancipation Day
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Civil War Lecture | Commemoration of Virginia’s Civil War and Emancipation Day
The Evolution of Emancipation
Friday, April 1, 2022 • 12 p.m.
Presenter: John V. Quarstein, director emeritus of the USS Monitor Center
Advance registration is required.
Web (more information coming soon): HYPERLINK “https://marinersmuseum.org/hampton-roads-history-lectures/” https://marinersmuseum.org/
Join us for a virtual lecture with author and historian John V. Quarstein as he presents on how the Emancipation Proclamation changed the meaning and purpose of the Civil War. This presentation is part of a statewide museum initiative to commemorate both the end of the Civil War and slavery in the Commonwealth.
Viewers are welcome to send any comments or questions to John, and he will answer them following his talk.