Arlington, Va. Band of 107th U.S. Colored Infantry at Fort Corcoran, November 1865.

Arlington, Va. Band of 107th U.S. Colored Infantry at Fort Corcoran, November 1865.

Wednesday, Apr 03 12 p.m. (ET)

African American Service In The Civil War

Civil War scholar Ron Coddington has compiled a collection of portraits of these men and used the images as a jumping off point for telling their stories. He joins Kojo to help us understand the Civil War as they experienced it.

Urban agriculture takes place in and around a town or city's economic and ecological system.

Urban agriculture takes place in and around a town or city's economic and ecological system.

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Urban Farming And Agricultural History

We explore how creative urban farmers are reconnecting communities with local food sources and forgotten pieces of their agricultural history.

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