Freed Slaves Cheering Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, 1863

Source

Le Monde Illustré; (Paris),Vol. 12 (1863), p. 180

Description

Caption, Les Negres Affranchis colportant le décrit d'affranchisement du Préident Lincoln (Free Negroes spreading the news of Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation). Not based on an eyewitness sketch, but accompanies an article, based on various reports, describing the impact of the Emancipation Proclamation in various Southern states.

Date Created

1863

Language

French

Rights

Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International

Identifier

monde5
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