United States Colored Troops Weekend
United States Colored Troops at Fort Mifflin commemorate the sesquicentennial of America's greatest conflict. The 3rd USCT invites all to come to share and learn the forgotten stories of the most tumultuous period of our nation's history. Re-enactors, authors, and other experts tell the stories of the African Americans during the Civil War, their struggles to serve, for citizenship, for equal pay, for good equipment and freedom.
The activities at the Fort will include: fort tours, historic Impressionists, exhibits, demonstrations, interactive programs, videos, films, lectures and first person impressions.
Saturday Fort opens to public 10-4
School of the soldier, Fort Tours programs, plays and exhibits.
1:00 Lunch Provided in the Hospital
For more information -
-Pvt. Joseph W. Becton, Coordinator, 215-878-8961