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Negroes de carro ; Barque Brésilienne faite avec un cuir de boeuf

Ilustrations show Black laborers hauling loaded cart on street and a small boat towed by man in water.

Free Negroes in Hayti (from Confederate War Etchings)

Adalbert John Volck (American (born Germany), Augsburg 1828–1912 Baltimore, Maryland)

Free Negroes in the North (from Confederate War Etchings)

Adalbert John Volck (American (born Germany), Augsburg 1828–1912 Baltimore, Maryland)

Negroes (Gwine to de Field), Hopkinson's Plantation, Edisto Island, South Carolina

In late fall 1861 or spring 1862, Henry P. Moore, a New Hampshire photographer, traveled from his home in Concord to make portraits of the Third New Hampshire Regiment in camp in Union-occupied coastal South Ca... more

The emancipation of the negroes, January, 1863 - The past and the future / Drawn by Mr. Thomas Nast.

Below rays of "Emancipation," a scene of African Americans enjoying a comfortable home life is flanked by scenes of the past, including the selling and abuse of slaves, and scenes of the future, including educa... more

Emancipation of the Negroes – The Past and the Future (from Harper's Weekly)

On January 1, 1863 Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation, an executive order based on his constitutional authority as commander in chief. All enslaved persons in Confederate territory were declar... more

The war in the southwest - Adjutant-General Thomas addressing the Negroes in Louisiana on the duties of freedom / from photograph.

Print shows a large crowd of African American men, women, and children, some wearing military uniforms, listening to Adjutant-General Lorenzo Thomas speak "on the duties and responsibilities of freedom."

Free Negroes in the North

Satire on the degraded condition of free blacks in the northern United States.

Free Negroes in Hayti

Satire on the savage condition of blacks in Haiti as cannibals who sacrifice children.

"Halt!" "This is not the way 'to repress corruption and to initiate the Negroes into the ways of honest and orderly government.'" / Th. Nast.

Illustration related to the story "Louisiana and the rule of terror. A female figure of Justice swinging sword of Law into ranks of White Men's League, who are standing on body of African American man.

[The Georgia Negro] Occupations of Georgia Negroes. Males over 10.

Bar graph shows number of males in various occupations in 1890.

[The Georgia Negro] Valuation of town and city property owned by Georgia Negroes.

Graph shows increases and decreases of property owned by African Americans in Georgia between 1870 and 1900.

[The Georgia Negro] Assessed valuation of of all taxable property owned by Georgia Negroes.

Diagram shows value of taxable property owned by African Americans in Georgia between 1875 and 1890.