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Created by:
Thomas Nast, American, 1840 - 1902  Search this
Medium:
ink on newsprint
Dimensions:
H x W: 18 5/8 x 13 in. (47.3 x 33 cm)
Type:
clippings
Place made:
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date:
October 8, 1868
Description:
A rare broadside supplement to the Cincinnati Gazette, "Patience on a Monument," shows a freed slave sitting atop a monument that lists evils perpetrated against blacks. A dead woman and children lie at the bottom of the monument, while violence and fires rage in the background.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.77.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54eb38045-4612-40e9-8580-479f02bbf14a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.77.5