Expanded Slaves, Soldiers, Citizens: African American Artifacts of the Civil War Era Exhibit

Closed Christmas Day 4/1/2013 - 12/31/2013 See listing for details
300 North Washington Street
Musselman Library
Gettysburg, PA 17325


Hours: Tuesday through Thursday 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. or by appointment. Call 717-337-7002. 

This exhibit follows African Americans on their journey from the antebellum days of slavery through the Civil War years as United States Colored Troops and freedmen to citizenship in post-bellum America. These artifacts and documents are on generous loan from the private collection of Angelo Scarlato, who has been collecting materials on the 19th century African American experience, the Battle of Gettysburg and Adams County history for over 30 years. 

The exhibit will be closed on Tuesday, December 24 and Wednesday, December 25.


Contact Information

Phone: 717-337-6390
Phone (alt): 717-337-6338
mbaldwin@gettysburg.edu
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