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Page 53 from Harper's Weekly with an article about John W. Menard

Catalog Data:
Published by:
Harper & Brothers, American, 1817 - 1962
Subject of:
John Willis Menard, American, 1838 - 1893
ink on paper, wood, metal
H x W (print): 15 5/8 × 10 1/16 in. (39.7 × 25.6 cm)
magazines (periodicals)
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
January 23, 1869
Page 53 from the January 23, 1869 edition of Harper's Weekly. The page contains 1/4 page illustration of the honorable John W. Menard in the upper let corner. He is wearing a suit and sitting in a chair with both his arms resting on the armrests. The image in the bottom right corner is of a man sitting at a table and reading. A child is standing next to him. Also in the image is a woman holding a kettle and a teacup, standing next to a stove.
African American
Politics (Practical)
Race discrimination
Reconstruction (United States History, 1865-1877)
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Joele and Fred Michaud
Object number:
Public domain
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Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture