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African American civilians in Civil War era dress dance in a small social hall. 



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Harrisburg and the
Central Pennsylvania region in the Civil War


Study Areas



Free Persons of Color

Underground Railroad

The Violent Decade

Civil War

US Colored Troops

Year of Jubilee (1863)


Graphic rendering of the text Daily Life in a War Town

Camp Curtin Historical Society
Civil War Days

Event Photos




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Victorian Dance Ensemble Performs at the 2011 Civil War Days, Negley Park, Lemoyne, PA

In the videos below, members of the Victorian Dance Ensemble, in period clothing, invite audience members to join in and learn some popular dances from the Civil War era.


Civil War Dance Foundation Website


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