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The dispersal of the McEnery legislature at Odd Fellows' Hall, New Orleans.

Image ID: 813749

The dispersal of the McEnery legislature at Odd Fellows' Hall, New Orleans. (1895)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The dispersal of the McEnery legislature at Odd Fellows' Hall, New Orleans.

Creator

: Linson, Corwin Knapp, 1864-1934 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1895

Depicted Date

: 1873

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 21 x 13 cm. (8 1/4 x 5 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "On March 6, 1873, a body of Metropolitan Police, under orders from General Longstreet, the commander of the Kellogg Militia, marched to Odd Fellows Hall, where the McEnery legislature was in session, and arrested the only [five] members who refused to disperse or to leave the building." "Vol. XVII.--43." Written on border: "Apr. 1895."

Original Source

: From Scribner's magazine. (New York : Chas. Scribner's Sons, 1887-) Thomas, L., Editor.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / American history -- 1870s

Source Description

: 2 folders (73 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC AME-1870s

Digital ID

: 813749

Record ID

: 703989

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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