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Talk on U.S. Colored Troops

Sarah Cato, of The Association of African Ancestored Researchers- St. Louis will speak Thursday, July 19, 2018 at 7 pm at our History Talks monthly program. She will share the

George Abington
George Abington’s ancestors were part of the 56th U.S.C.T.

history of the 56th U.S. Colored Troops and the monument at the Jefferson Barracks Cemetery. The program is sponsored by the Friends of Missouri’s First State Capitol and is free and open to the public.