1st Saturdays in Arrow Rock:
Date: February 1, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Town: Arrow Rock
County: Saline
Location: Arrow Rock State Historic Site

Description, Contact Info, etc.:
Joe Lewis Mattox, volunteer-resident historian at the Bruce R. Watkins Cultural Center, Kansas City, will talk about the African-American Civil War soldiers who fought in Missouri in the Battles of Island Mound and Westport. The First Kansas Colored were the first unit of African Americans to fight in the Civil War. The presentation if open free to the public