Black Soldiers of the Union Army Liberating Slaves, North Carolina, 1864


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This record was last updated on 10 Feb 2017

Image Reference
HW0022

Source
Harper's Weekly (Jan. 23, 1864), p. 52.

Comments
Caption, "Colored Troops under General Wild, liberating slaves in North Carolina." Some of Wild's battalion freed slaves from the Terrebee plantation; these slaves were accused of taking valuable animals from the farm.