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Stampede among the Negroes in Virginia - their arrival at Fortress Monroe

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Title

Stampede among the Negroes in Virginia - their arrival at Fortress Monroe

Description

From item caption:"Fugitive slaves approaching the Federal sentinels rear of Fortess Monroe and seeking the protection of General Butler. Fugitive slaves entering Fortress Monroe - passing the drawbridge at the main entrance guarded by the sentinels."

Source

Library of Congress

Publisher

Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 12, no. 290 (1861 June 8), pp. 56-57.

Date

1861

Rights

No known rights restrictions

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Original Format

Print

Physical Dimensions

40.4 x 54.3 cm

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Citation

“Stampede among the Negroes in Virginia - their arrival at Fortress Monroe,” Human Computers at NASA, accessed September 22, 2017, http://omeka.macalester.edu/humancomputerproject/items/show/18.