Robert Smalls | American Battlefield Trust

Robert Smalls, born into slavery in Beaufort, South Carolina, did something unimaginable: In the midst of the Civil War, he commandeered a heavily armed Confederate ship and delivered its black passengers from slavery to freedom.
— Read on www.battlefields.org/learn/biographies/robert-smalls

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: