Robert Gould Shaw - Quotes

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In theory it may seem all right to some, but when it comes to being made the instrument of the Lord's vengeance, I myself don't like it. ---->>>

I don't want to write every week, it's too much trouble, and I shall only write when I want something. If you think I'm sick when I don't write, you can send for me to come and tell you. ---->>>

If I could have gone on describing to you the beauties of this region, who knows but I might have made a fine addition to the literature of our age? ---->>>

Biography

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Nationality: American
Born: October 10, 1837
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Die: July 18, 1863
Occupation: Soldier
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Robert Gould Shaw (October 10, 1837 – July 18, 1863) was an American soldier in the Union Army during the U.S. Civil War. Born into a prominent abolitionist family, he accepted command of the first all-black regiment (54th Massachusetts) in the Northeast and encouraged the men to refuse their pay until it was equal to the white troops’ wage (wikipedia)