The Civil War Through an Artist's Eyes
Saturday, July 21, 4PM
While serving with the Army of the Potomac, artist Charles Wellington Reed recorded his observations and experiences of the Civil War through more than 700 illustrations. Michelle Krowl, from the Library of Congress, will discuss Reed and his life through a virtual display of his Civil War art. Free and open to all ages! Arrive early; seating is limited.
Surratt House Museum
9118 Brandywine Road
Clinton, MD 20735
For more information call: 301-868-1121; 301-699-2544
My 3X great grandfather William Patterson served in the USCT (US Colored Troops) 9th regiment, company C, in Pennsylvania. He substituted for a white man that didn't want to serve in the Union. #usct#blacksinthecivilwar#civilwar#northandsouth