Event Details

Photograph of Mohican soldier Jonas Davids courtesy of Donna Hogerhuis.

American Indians and the Civil War
Dates: 12/04/2013
Time:  1:15 PM to 2:15 PM
Location:  Stewart Lee Udall Department of the Interior Building, Rachel Carson Room
Summary: Learn more about the over 20,000 American Indians who fought on both sides of the Civil War. Chief Historian of the National Park Service Robert Sutton will discuss some of their stories and the motivations for participation in the conflict.
Fees: Free

Special Assistance – For those in need of special assistance (such as an interpreter for the hearing impaired) or inquiries regarding the accessible entrance, please notify museum staff at (202) 208-4743 in advance of the program. Special needs will be accommodated whenever possible.


U.S. Department of the Interior

1849 C Street, NW Washington, DC 20240

For more information call Diana Ziegler (202) 208-4743



Contact: Diana Ziegler
Email: Diana_Ziegler@ios.doi.gov
Phone: 202-208-4743
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