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Impetuous charge of the first colored Rebel regiment.

Image ID: 812640

Impetuous charge of the first colored Rebel regiment.  [Impetuous charge of the 1 colored Rebel regiment.] (1864)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Impetuous charge of the first colored Rebel regiment.

Alternate Title

: Impetuous charge of the 1 colored Rebel regiment.

Published Date

: 1864

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 15 x 18 cm. (5 3/4 x 7 1/4 in.)


: Printed on image: "Come in boys dinner's ready" "We's free" "Hurray" "Hurrah! Fur Massa Linkum" Here we comes Massa" Written on border: "Nov. 5, 1864" Printed on border: "By our prophetic artist." " 'The time has come for us to put into the army every able-bodied negro man as a soldier. We have learned from dear-bought experience that negroes can be taught to fight. I would free all able to bear arms, and put them into the field at once. The ....
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Original Source

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


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / African-American history -- 1860s

Source Description

: 2 folders (65 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC AFRA-H-186

Digital ID

: 812640

Record ID

: 722301

Digital Item Published

: 4-28-2009; updated 3-25-2011

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