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 EVENTS

Special Upcoming Events:
February 23, 2014


Sunday, February 23, 2014   Time 3:00 PM

Location:  La Mott Community Center

7420 Sycamore Ave.

La Mott, PA  19027

 

Dr. Anthony Waskie

Professor in Civil War and Emancipation

Text Box:    Camp William Penn
           1863-1865

 

Studies at Temple University

 

Speaking about

 

“Octavius V. Catto, the United States Colored Troops

and Camp William Penn”


Visit www.usct.org for information as the program is developed
Phone: 215 885-2258

 Presented by: Citizens for the Restoration of Historical La Mott and The Camp William Penn Museum with support of The 3rd Regiment USCT Re-enactors and The 6th Regiment USCT Re-enactors

*Camp William Penn, which was located in what is now modern day La Mott, was the first and largest Federal training site for colored soldiers during the Civil War.

Note:  Volunteers needed for help in all aspects of this event; some starting now and some the day of the event.  Ideas and suggestions are also welcome. If you are able to help or participate, please contact:
Citizens for the Restoration of Historical La Mott (CROHL)
1618 Willow Avenue
La Mott, PA  19027
Phone: 215 885-2258
Email:
pt@usct.org

Contributions may be sent to the above address.
(CROHL is a 501c3 non-profit.)



 CROHL was founded in 1969 to protect and preserve the heritage of La Mott.  CROHL continues to work at preserving the history of the community, the legacy of the soldiers who trained at Camp William Penn, as well as re-opening the Camp William Penn Museum.  For more information on Citizens for the Restoration of Historical La Mott call 215-885-2258 or email pt@usct.org.


To visit other times
Call 215 885-2258
Or E-mail
pt@usct.org


Links

United States Colored Troops formed in North Carolina
 6TH Regiment Infantry United States Colored Troops
African American Troops In the Civil War
THE 3RD US COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT

127th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry
USCT Buried in Ohio

Regretfully the museum in La Mott is closed temporarily until renovations are complete. Please write the Citizens for the Restoration of Historical La Mott (CROHL) or E-mail for more information at pt@usct.org.

CITIZENS FOR THE RESTORATION OF HISTORICAL LA MOTT
1618 WILLOW AVENUE
LA MOTT, PA 19027

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