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[African American man talking to a caucasian man sitting at a table.]

Image ID: 812455

[African American man talking to a caucasian man sitting at a table.] (1863)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [African American man talking to a caucasian man sitting at a table.]

Published Date

: 1863

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 14 x 12 cm. (5 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Written on mount: "Jan. 10, 1863" Printed on border: "Pompey. "What day ob de month id dis, Massa?" "Master. "Twenty-sixth December. Why?" "Pompey. "Oh! Cause you knows Massa LINKUM he gib us our Papers on de First January. God bless um ; and now I wants to say as how you allus was a good Massa, and so I'll gib you a Mont's Notice to git anudder Boy. Niggers is powerful cheap now, Massa!"

Original Source

: From Harper's weekly : a journal of civilization. (New York : Harper' s Weekly Co., 1857-1916) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / African-American cartoons

Source Description

: 2 folders (62 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC AFRA-Car

Digital ID

: 812455

Record ID

: 703015

Digital Item Published

: 4-22-2009; updated 3-25-2011

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