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Scenes in Memphis, Tennessee, during the riot -- burning down a freedmen's school-house ; Shooting down negroes on the morning of May 2, 1866.

Image ID: 813014

Scenes in Memphis, Tennessee, during the riot -- burning down a freedmen's school-house ; Shooting down negroes on the m... (1866)

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Image Title

:  Scenes in Memphis, Tennessee, during the riot -- burning down a freedmen's school-house ; Shooting down negroes on the morning of May 2, 1866.

Creator

: Waud, Alfred R. (Alfred Rudolph), 1828-1891 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1866

Created Date

: 1866

Depicted Date

: 1866

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 29 x 25 cm. (11 1/2 x 9 3/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "[Sketched by A. R. W.]" Written on border: "May 26, 1866" Printed on border: "The Memphis riots." Includes additional text.

Original Source

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

Source

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

Source Description

: 4 folders (154 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC AME-186

Digital ID

: 813014

Record ID

: 702237

Digital Item Published

: 2-8-2010; updated 3-25-2011

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