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  • Fighting two wars : African Americans in the United States Army / presented by the program in African American Culture, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.

    • Text
    • Washington, D.C. : National Museum of American History, 1994.
    • 1994
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc F 05-336Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Book of names : the United States colored troops / introduction by Frank Smith.

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    • Washington, D.C. : African American Civil War Memorial Freedom Foundation & Museum, c2007.
    • 2007
    • 3 items
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    Text Sc F 07-532 v. 1Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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    Text Sc F 07-532 v. 3Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Buffalo soldiers : African American troops in the US forces, 1866-1945 / Ron Field & Alexander Bielakowski.

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    • Oxford ; New York : Osprey Pub., 2008.
    • 2008
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc E 10-736Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • The black soldier, or, the colored boys of the United States army.

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    • Washington [D.C.] : Printed by the Murray Brothers, 1918 [©1915]
    • 1918-1915
    • 2 items
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    Text Sc 355-C (Curtis, M. Black soldier)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • The black soldier [microform] : or, the colored boys of the United States army / Mary Curtis.

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    • Washington [D.C.] : Printed by the Murray Brothers, 1918 [c1915]
    • 1918-1915
    • 1 item

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    Text Sc Micro R-991Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • For their own cause : The 27th United States Colored Troops / Kelly D. Mezurek.

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    • Kent, Ohio : The Kent State University Press, [2016]
    • 2016-2016
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc E 16-1998Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • The 28th United States Colored Troops : Indiana's African-Americans go to war, 1863-1865 / by William R. Forstchen.

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    • 1994.
    • 1994
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc D 98-1852Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Black soldiers in blue : African American troops in the Civil War era / edited by John David Smith.

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    • Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, 2002.
    • 2002
    • 2 items
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    Text IKC 02-7559Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121

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  • The Black soldier and officer in the United States Army, 1891-1917 / Marvin Fletcher.

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    • Columbia : University of Missouri Press, [1974]
    • 1974
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc 355.1-F (Fletcher, M. Black soldier and officer in the United States Army)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • The unknown soldiers : African-American troops in World War I / Arthur E. Barbeau and Florette Henri ; new introduction by Bernard C. Nalty ; foreword by Burghardt Turner.

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    • New York : Da Capo Press, 1996.
    • 1996-1974
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc D 00-1120Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • The roster of Union soldiers 1861-1865. United States Colored Troops / edited by Janet B. Hewett.

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    • Wilmington, NC : Broadfoot Pub. Co., ©1997.
    • 1997
  • The Negro soldier and the United States Army, 1891-1917, by Marvin Edward Fletcher.

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    • 1968.
    • 1968
    • 1 item
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    Text E185.63 .F54 1968axOff-site
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  • Buffalo soldiers : African American troops in the US forces 1866-1945 / Ron Field & Alexander Bielakowski.

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    • Oxford ; New York : Osprey Pub., 2008.
    • 2008
    • 1 item
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    Text UB418.A47 F54 2008Off-site
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  • Command of Negro troops. War Department, 29 February, 1944.

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    • Washington, U.S. Govt. Print. Off., 1944.
    • 1944
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc 355.1-U (United States. War Dept. Command of Negro troops)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • The sable arm ; Negro troops in the Union Army, 1861-1865.

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    • New York : Longmans, Green, 1956.
    • 1956
    • 1 item
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    Text 973.7 C816Off-site
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  • The sable arm; Negro troops in the Union Army, 1861-1865.

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    • New York, Longmans, Green, [c1956]
    • 1956
    • 2 items
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    Text IKD (Cornish, D. T. Sable arm)Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121

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    Text Sc 973.7-C (Cornish, D. Sable arm)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • The Negro in the military service of the United States, 1639-1886.

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    • Washington, National Archives and Records Service, 1973.
    • 1973
    • 5 items
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    Text Sc Micro R-2077 r. 1Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • 'They were good soldiers' : African-Americans serving in the Continental Army, 1775-1783 / John U. Rees.

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    • Warwick : Helion & Company Limited, 2019.
    • 2019-2019
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc F 21-382Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • The employment of Negro troops / by Ulysses Lee.

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    • 1994-1966
    • 1 item
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    Text D 114.17:N 31Off-site
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  • The unknown soldiers; Black American troops in World War I [by] Arthur E. Barbeau and Florette Henri. Foreword by Burghardt Turner.

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    • Philadelphia, Temple University Press [1974]
    • 1974
    • 2 items
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    Text IEC 75-489Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121
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    Text Sc 940.403-B (Barbeau, A. Unknown soldiers)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Fields of freedom : United States Colored Troops : southwestern Pennsylvania's Black Civil War soldier / by Ron Gancus.

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    • Pittsburgh, PA : Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall and Museum Trust, 2004.
    • 2004
    • 1 item

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    Text Sc D 22-482Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • The employment of Negro troops / by Ulysses Lee.

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    • Washington, D.C. : Center of Military History, United States Army : For sale by the U.S. G.P.O, Supt. of Docs., 1994.
    • 1994-1963
    • 1 item
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    Text D810.N4 L4 1994Off-site
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  • The Black soldier (documented, 1619-1815); missing pages in United States history.

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    • Hampton, Va. [c1969]
    • 1969
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc 355.3-J (Johnson, Jesse Black soldier)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • A pictorial history of black soldiers in the United States (1619-1969) in peace and war. Edited by Jesse J. Johnson.

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    • Hampton, Va. [1970]
    • 1970
    • 1 item
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    Text 355.3309 JSchomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • The employment of Negro troops.

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    • Washington, Office of the Chief of Military History, United States Army; [for sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Govt. Print. Off.] 1966.
    • 1966
    • 1 item
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    Text F-11 2799Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315

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  • The employment of Negro troops / by Ulysses Lee.

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    • Washington, D.C. : Center of Military History, United States Army, 1990.
    • 1990-1966
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc F 16-36Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Morale education in the American Army: War for Independence, War of 1812, Civil War, by Philip S. Foner.

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    • New York, International Publishers [c1944]
    • 1944
    • 2 items
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    Text Sc 355.1-F (Foner, P. Morale education in the American Army)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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    Text VWE p.v. 365Schwarzman Building - Main Reading Room 315

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  • The 758th Tank Battalion in World War II : the U.S. Army's first all African American tank unit / Joe Wilson, Jr. ; foreword by William Holley ; foreword by Matt Hewitt ; afterword by Joseph E. Wilson, Sr.

    • Text
    • Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2018]
    • 2018
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc F 18-210Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • A guide to the microfilm edition of Records of U.S. Colored Troops. Pt. 1. Letters related to recruitment of African Americans, 1863-1865 / editor Robert E. Lester ; guide compiled by Faith Farmer and Daniel Lewis.

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    • Bethesda, MD : UPA Collection from LexisNexis, 2005.
    • 2005
    • 1 item

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    Text Sc F 06-161Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Buffalo soldier chaplains: a case study of the five Black United States Army chaplains, 1884-1901 / Alan K. Lamm.

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    • 1995.
    • 1995
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc D 01-1687Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served with United States Colored Troops.

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    • Washington, National Archives and Records Service, 1964.
    • 1964
    • 98 items
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    Text Sc Micro R-3016 r. 1Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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    Text Sc Micro R-3016 r. 46Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • The employment of Negro troops / by Ulysses Lee.

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    • Washington, D.C. : Center of Military History, United States Army : For sale by the U.S. G.P.O, Supt. of Docs., 1994.
    • 1994-1963
    • 1 item

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    Text JFF 98-1463Offsite
  • Proud warriors : African American combat units in World War II / by Alexander M. Bielakowski.

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    • Denton, Texas : University of North Texas Press, [2021]
    • 2021-2021
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc E 22-641Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Lincoln and the U.S. Colored Troops / John David Smith.

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    • Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, 2013.
    • 2013
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc D 14-486Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • African American faces of the Civil War : an album / Ronald S. Coddington ; with a foreword by J. Matthew Gallman.

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    • Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012.
    • 2012
    • 2 items
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    Text JFD 12-6229Schwarzman Building - Main Reading Room 315

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  • Fighting for hope [electronic resource] : African American troops of the 93rd Infantry Division in World War II and postwar America / Robert F. Jefferson.

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    • Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008.
    • 2008
    • 2 resources

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  • Letter to the Honorable Secretary of War, on the examination of field officers for colored troops : enclosed in a letter to the officers of the Army of the Potomac / by Julius W. Adams

    • Text
    • New York : John F. Trow, printer, 50 Greene Street, 1863.
    • 1863
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc Rare 973.7-A (Adams, J. Letter)Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives

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  • Fighting for hope : African American troops of the 93rd Infantry Division in World War II and postwar America / Robert F. Jefferson.

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    • Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008.
    • 2008
    • 2 items
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    Text Sc E 10-1316Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • The U.S. Army and the Negro / John Slonaker.

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    • Carlisle Barracks, Pa. : U.S. Army Military History Research Collection, 1971.
    • 1971
    • 1 item
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    Text Z1361.N39 U39 1975Off-site
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  • Records of U.S. Colored Troops [microform] / editor Robert E. Lester.

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    • Bethesda, MD : UPA Collection from LexisNexis, 2005.
    • 2005
    • 17 items
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    Text Sc Micro RS-1079 r. 1Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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    Text Sc Micro RS-1079 r. 6Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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    Text Sc Micro RS-1079 r. 7Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Soldiering for freedom : how the Union army recruited, trained, and deployed the U.S. Colored Troops / Bob Luke & John David Smith.

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    • Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, [2014]
    • 2014
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc E 14-1396Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Record of action of the convention held at Poughkeepsie, N.Y., July 15th and 16th, 1863, for the purpose of facilitating the introduction of colored troops into the service of the United States.

    • Text
    • New York : Francis & Loutrel, 1863.
    • 1863
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc Rare F 82-11Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives
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  • The Negro in the military service of the United States, 1639-1886 [microform] / prepared under the direction of Richard C. Drum, by Elon A. Woodward.

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    • Washington : Adjuntant General's Office, 1888.
    • 1888
    • 5 items
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    Text 1099.9227 reel 5Off-site
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    Text 1099.9227 reel 1, 1861-1862Off-site
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    Text 1099.9227 reel 2, 1863Off-site
  • The Black soldier (documented, 1619-1815); missing pages in United States history, edited by Jesse J. Johnson.

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    • Hampton, Va. [1969]
    • 1969
    • 1 item
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    Text IEC 72-1623Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121

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  • Freedom by the sword : the U.S. Colored Troops, 1862-1867 / by William A. Dobak.

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    • Washington, D.C. : U.S. Army, Center of Military History ; Washington, D.C. : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2011.
    • 2011
    • 1 item

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    http://www.history.army.mil/html/books/030/30-24/CMH_Pub_30-24.pdf
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    Text IKC 11-8467Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121

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  • Blacks in the U.S. Army, then and now.

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    • [Washington, D.C.] : Headquarters, Department of the Army, Deputy Chief of Staff, Army G-1, [2009?]
    • 2009
    • 1 resource

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  • To unite-- regardless / International Union, United Automobile, Aircraft and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (UAW-CIO).

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    • Detroit, MI : International Education Department, UAW-CIO, [1943?]
    • 1943
    • 1 item
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    Text IR-921Off-site
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  • Leadership and the Negro soldier. Headquarters, Army Service Forces.

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    • Washington, U.S. Govt. Print Off., 1944.
    • 1944
    • 2 items
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    Text Sc 355-U (United States. Army Service Forces. Leadership and the Negro soldier)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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    Text Sc 355-U (United States. Army Service Forces. Leadership and the Negro soldier) Instructional aids.Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • U.S. infantry tactics, for the instruction, exercise, and manoeuvres, of the soldier, a company, line of skirmishers, and battalion : for the use of the Colored Troops of the United States Infantry / prepared under the direction of the War Department.

    • Text
    • New York : D. Van Nostrand, 192 Broadway, 1863.
    • 1863
    • 2 items
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    Text Sc Rare 356-U (United States. War Dept. U.S. tactics for Colored Troops)Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives

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    Text VWO (U.S. War dept. U. S. infantry tactics)Offsite
  • African American Army officers of World War I : a vanguard of equality in war and beyond / Adam P. Wilson.

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    • Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2015]
    • 2015
    • 1 item
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    Text D639.N4 W57 2015Off-site
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