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Abraham Galloway From Cartridge Box to Ballot Box

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Recruiting slaves to serve in segregated regiments was a Union tactic to bolster ranks throughout the war. This article looks at a specific case in North Carolina centered on Abraham Galloway, an outspoken African-American man and escaped slave. Galloway became a respected leader both during the war as a ferocious fighter and afterwards as an elected politician.
Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 80 Issue 5, Oct 2012, p60-62, 64, 67, 69-71, il