Asians and Pacific Islanders fought during the Civil War. Understanding their experiences is essential to understanding the scope of a conflict that defined the country for decades to come.
Join National Park Service Ranger Kenya Finley-Jean for this virtual program.
Pictured is Corporal Joseph Pierce, a Chinese Union soldier born in Canton, who served in the 14th Connecticut Infantry Regiment, Company F, fighting in the Battles of Antietam and Gettysburg.
AGE GROUP: | Adults |
EVENT TYPE: | Special Event | Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion |
TAGS: | virtual | diversity | Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month |
Please register in advance for this event.