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August 17, 2016
Unveiling 54th Regiment Walkway
The 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry Regiment was one of the first federally recognized African American regiments that fought in the Civil War with an enlistment station for Company C adjacent to the U.S. Custom House in downtown New Bedford.

August 01, 2016
Binding Wounds Pushing Boundaries Exhibit and Lecture
“Binding Wounds, Pushing Boundaries,” a free exhibit which explores the participation and contributions of African Americans as nurses, surgeons, and hospital workers during the Civil War.

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