Sunday Meeting of Colored People at Chicago

Source

Ballou's Pictorial (Sept. 24, 1859), p. 208

Description

According to the accompanying text, "this scene is sketched from life, and represents the interior of an African church. . . during a prayer meeting." (p. 208). The same image appeared six years earlier in the London Illustrated News (April 30, 1853, p. 276), but with the caption "Meeting in the African Church, Cincinnati, Ohio." See image LOC-A on this website.

Date Created

1859

Language

English

Rights

Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International

Identifier

Ballou17-208
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