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bottom center printed in black ink: ISAAC and ROSA, Emancipated slave Chil- / dren, from the Free Schools of Louisiana, / Photographed by KIMBALL, 477 Broadway, N.Y. / Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1863 by / GEO. R. HANKS, in the Clerk's Office of the United States, / for the Southern District of New York; on verso, by unknown hand, top left in graphite: C- BWT062; center printed in black ink: The nett [sic] proceeds from the sale of these Photo- / graphs will be devoted exclusively to the education of / colored people in the Department of the Gulf, now / under the command of Maj. Gen. Banks.

Provenance

Thomas Harris, New York, c. 1990; NGA purchase, 2018.

Associated Names
Harris, Thomas
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