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[African American man walking through the snow in the North ; African American and white man smoking in the South, United States, 1860.]

Image ID: 812611

[African American man walking through the snow in the North ; African American and white man smoking in the South, Unite... (1861)

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Image Title

:  [African American man walking through the snow in the North ; African American and white man smoking in the South, United States, 1860.]

Creator(s)

: Morton, H. Q. -- Photographer
Mullen, C. -- Artist

Published Date

: 1861

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 17 x 24 cm. (6 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Written on border: "Jan. 26, 1861" Printed on border: "(North.) -- Fish out of water ; (South.) -- Uncle Clem. 'Say, Massa Jim, is I wan of them unfortunate Niggers as you was reading about?' Young Gentleman. 'Yes, Uncle Clem, you are one of them.' Uncle Clem. 'Well, it's a great pity about me. -- I'se berry badly off. I is.' "

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 history -- 1860s

Source Description

: 2 folders (65 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC AFRA-H-186

Digital ID

: 812611

Record ID

: 722265

Digital Item Published

: 4-24-2009; updated 3-25-2011

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