'Prince George's County And the Civil War: Life on the Border'
Published on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 9:17am
Bordered by the federal capital but separated from Virginia and the Confederacy only by the Potomac River, the citizens of Prince George's County found themselves on the front lines of the Civil War.
As Maryland's largest slave-owning county, some joined the Confederacy while many remained loyal to the Union.
Learn more about this divided history as authors Nathania A. Branch Miles, Monday A. Miles and Ryan J. Quick discuss their new book Prince George's County And the Civil War Life on the Border; on Wednesday, March 19 at 6:30 p.m. in Washingtoniana, Room 307.
Hope to see you there!