Black Soldier in the American Revolutionary Army, ca. 1780

Source

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Description

Watercolor of four American soldiers, including an African American from the Rhode Island Regiment. He is shown in full uniform, holding a rifle with attached bayonet. The illustration is in the manuscript diary of Jean Baptiste Antoine de Verger, an officer in Count de Rochambeau

Date Created

1780

Language

English

Rights

Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International

Identifier

BMC-1
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