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3 edition of Army life in a black regiment. found in the catalog.

Army life in a black regiment.

by Thomas Wentworth Higginson

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin and company in Boston, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. Army. 33rd Infantry (Colored) [from old catalog],
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories -- United States inf. -- 33rd [from old catalog],
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives. [from old catalog]

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS1925 .A2 1900 vol. 3, Microfilm 24648 PS
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23381696M
    LC Control Number04017794

    "Army Life in a Black Regiment has some claim to be the best written narrative to come from the Union [side] during the Civil War. Higginson's picture of the battle which was the origin of "praise the Lord and pass the ammunition" and his reading of the Emancipation Proclamation to the black regiment are unsurpassed for eloquence.".   Army Life in a Black Regiment () By: Thomas Wentworth Higginson (Decem - May 9, ) was an American Unitarian minister, author, abolitionist, and soldier. He was active in the American Abolitionism movement during the s and s, identifying himself with disunion and militant abolitionism.5/5(5).

    Description Army life in a black regiment is an unchanged, high-quality reprint of the original edition of Hansebooks is editor of the literature on different topic areas such as research and science, travel and expeditions, cooking and nutrition, medicine, and other Rating: % positive. Army Life in a Black Regiment Thomas Wentworth HIGGINSON ( - ) These pages record some of the adventures of the First South Carolina Volunteers, the first slave regiment mustered into the service of the United States during the late civil war.

    Army Life in a Black Regiment: and Other Writings (Penguin Classics) by Thomas Wentworth Higginson and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at He enlisted in the U.S. Army, June 5, , and was assigned to Company C, 15th New York (Colored) Infantry Regiment - an all-black National Guard unit that would later become the th Infantry.


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Review of Army Life in a Black Regiment This is a thorough account of the formation of a Southern Regiment Of Black Soldiers during the Early Days of the Civil War. It portrays the struggles of their commander as he observed the high abilities of those in his command and came to recognize that they were excellent men of service.5/5(1).

This book - originally a series of essays - was written by a Union colonel from New England, in charge of black troops training off the coast of the Carolinas.

It offers a refreshing portrait of life in the Union Army as the narrator captures the raw humor that develops among the men in combat.5/5(1). Get this from a library. Army life in a Black regiment. [Thomas Wentworth Higginson; Genevieve Gray; Scott Duncan] -- This is the story of the First South Carolina Volunteers, the first slave regiment mustered into the service of the United States Union Army during the Civil War.

In military necessity enabled Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton to pry from a hesitant President Lincoln the authority to enlist black troops in the Union army. The pioneer regiment of ex-slaves was to secure the beachhead tenously held at Beaufort, off the South Carolina coast.

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Chapter 1: Introductory. These pages record some of the adventures of the First South Carolina Volunteers,--the first slave regiment mustered into the service of the United States during the late civil war.

It was, indeed, the first colored regiment of any kind so mustered, except a portion of the troops raised by Major-General Butler at New Orleans.

These scarcely belonged to the same class.Army Life in a Black Regiment () By: Thomas Wentworth Higginson (Decem - May 9, ) was an American Unitarian minister, author, abolitionist, and soldier. He was active in the American Abolitionism movement during the s and s, identifying.

Army Life in a Black Regiment Language: English: LoC Class: E History: America: Civil War period () Subject: United States -- History -- Civil War, -- Personal narratives Subject: United States -- History -- Civil War, -- Regimental histories Subject: United States.

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