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Banner of the Third United States Colored Troops.

Image ID: 812654

Banner of the Third United States Colored Troops. ([186-])

Image Details

Image Title

:  Banner of the Third United States Colored Troops.

Depicted Date

: [186-]


: Wood engravings

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 8 x 7 cm. (3 x 2 3/4 in.)


: Printed on image: "Rather die freeman than live to be slaves." Includes additional text.

Original Source

: From Pictorial history of the Civil War in the United States of America. (Philadelphia : Childs, c1866-1868) Lossing & Barritt, Engraver.


: 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

: 812654

Record ID

: 722289

Digital Item Published

: 4-28-2009; updated 7-30-2012

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