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*DIGITAL* The American Civil War and the Shaping of the Western Hemisphere

November 4
7:00 pm

First Congregational Church of Manchester
Painting of Civil War battle
Please note: due to the Covid-19 crisis, the October, November, and December 2020 First Wednesdays talks will only be offered online, via Zoom. Advance registration is required for these events. Register for this free talk.

The Union victory in the Civil War affected the future of the Western Hemisphere in profound ways. Castleton history professor Andre Fleche describes how the war influenced the demise of slavery in the Americas, the retreat of European empires from the New World, and the emergence of the United States as an imperialist power.

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Cindy Waters
(802) 362-2607


First Congregational Church of Manchester
3624 Main St
Manchester, VT 05254 United States
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