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Rebel: Loreta Velazquez, secret soldier of the American Civil War

E-video E-video (2015.)
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 60 min.)) : sd., col.
Publisher: [United States] : PBS : Made available through hoopla, 2015.

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Creation/Production Credits: Directed by Marà• Agui Carter.
Participant or Performer: Narrator, Llewellyn Smith.
Romi Dias (Loreta Velazquez as an adult), Isabel Carter (Loreta Velazquez as an child).
Summary: At the outset of the American Civil War, Loreta Janeta Velazquez, an educated Cuban born teenager, fought as an officer in the battle of First Bull Run, was wounded at Shiloh, and served as a secret agent for the Confederacy. By 1863, Velazquez was spying for the Union. She chafed against the gender and race restrictions of her time, and her 1876 memoir, A Woman in Battle, caused a sensation
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Authors: hoopla digital. (Added Author).
Alternate Title: Loreta Velazquez, secret soldier of the American Civil War
Citation: hoopla digital. "Rebel: Loreta Velazquez, secret soldier of the American Civil War." United States : PBS : 2015.
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