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Lecture: The Green and The Gray: The Irish in the Confederate States of America

When: Mon., April 14, 6-8 p.m. 2014

Former Armstrong History professor David T. Glesson on the key role of Irish Southerners in debates over secession and the formation of the Confederacy. Includes the Irish soldier experience, the effect of Confederate defeat, emerging ethnic identity and the Irish Confederate role in the rise of the Lost Cause ideology. In University Hall at Armstrong.

Price: Free and open to the public.

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