John R. Legg

John R. Legg is a graduate student in the Department of History at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia. While working on his M.A. with a Public History Certificate, John has recently interned at the American Civil War Museum in Richmond. His research focuses on the Native American experience during the Civil War, primarily the contested memory of the U.S.-Dakota War in Minnesota. John has worked on exhibit teams at the Museum of Aviation in Warner Robins, Georgia and at the American Civil War Museum’s Appomattox Branch. You can learn more about the Appomattox exhibit here.

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The American Civil War Museum at Historic Tredegar