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American caricatures pertaining to the Civil War: reproduced from the original lithographs published from 1856-1872, with introduction.

Collection History

This digital compilation was developed in support of the NYPL website, "The African American Migration Experience," a sweeping 500-year historical narrative from the transatlantic slave trade to the Western migration, the colonization movement, the Great Migration, and the contemporary immigration of Caribbeans, Haitians, and sub-Saharan Africans.

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Collection Data

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1918
Place: New York
Publisher: Brentano's
Date Created: 1856 - 1872
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 973.7-A
United States -- Politics and government
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p.l., 80 pl. 18 x 29 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11735729
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9b768780-c62c-012f-89ba-58d385a7bc34
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