Jordan quoted in Atlanta Black Star article on battle anniversary

Adjunct instructor of Civil War Era Studies Brian Jordan '09 was featured in a July 4 Atlanta Black Star article about the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg.

From the Atlanta Black Star:

Brian Jordan, an instructor of Civil War Era Studies at Gettysburg College, said their participation in the war was critical to the Union victory.

“In the full scope of history, our knowledge of African-American involvement in the Civil War really just came to light in the past two decades,” Jordan said. “And it really surprises most Americans to learn that.”

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