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The 54th

Mia Simone's avatar Mia Simone

Oil painting of the African American 54th Massachusetts Infantry in the Civil War. The 2nd all-black Union regiment who fought in the civil war for their people's freedom lead by Colonel Robert Shaw. The 54TH fought courageously against the Confederates at Fort Wagner and may have lost the battle but they did a great deal of damage there.

Entry Details
  • Art form: 2-D
  • Depth: 2in
  • Medium: Oil on canvas
  • Width: 30in
  • Year created: 2019
  • Height: 40in