Civil War Institute
Emmanuel Dabney, one of the Civil War Institute Summer Conference speakers, is a park ranger at Petersburg National Battlefield. At the Summer Conference, “The War in 1864,” he will give a lecture titled, “Catching Us Like Sheep in a Slaughter Pen”: The United States Colored Troops at the Battle of the Crater. In anticipation of the Institute, Emmanuel Dabney answered questions on intepretation, Petersburg, and the future of the Civil War. His responses will be posted in a three-part series. [excerpt]
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Merlina, Valerie N., "Complicating History: An Interview with Emmanuel Dabney in Three Parts, Part One" (2014). The Gettysburg Compiler: On the Front Lines of History. 47.