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Hidden Histories of the Civil War in Florida

February 17 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join historian and author Robert Redd on a tour of the lesser-known aspects of Florida in the Civil War. Mr. Redd provides a lecture to accompany the opening of a new addition to the ongoing exhibit Battle for Freedom, Manatee during the Civil War. The new addition to the exhibit focuses on the homefront and the changes endured by both settlers and enslaved.

Lawn or street parking near the venue is available. Funding for this program is provided in part through a Florida Humanities Community Project Grant with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities and in partnership with Reflections of Manatee. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of Florida Humanities or the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Event Details

Event Date/time:

February 17 @ 1:00 pm -
February 17 @ 3:00 pm


Presenter Information:
Robert Redd, Historian and Cultural Coordinator, County of Volusia
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Event Contact:

Jean Lammie
(941) 201-5435

Event Venue:

Reflections of Manatee
1302 4th Avenue East
Bradenton, FL 34208
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Venue Phone:
(727) 858-5506

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