Emancipated Slaves, North Carolina, 1863

Source

Harper's Weekly (Feb. 21, 1863), p. 116.

Description

Caption, The Effects of the Proclamation -- Freed Negroes Coming into Our Lines at Newbern, North Carolina, 1863; men, women, and children, accompanied by troops of the Union Army. These ex-slaves were contrabands who chose to relocate after the Emancipation Proclamation.

Date Created

1863

Language

English

Rights

Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International

Identifier

HW0019
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