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Oliver Otis Howard

Artist:
Frederick Gutekunst, 25 Sep 1831 - 27 Apr 1917  Search this
Sitter:
Oliver Otis Howard, 8 Nov 1830 - 26 Oct 1909  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Sheet: 45.4 × 38 cm (17 7/8 × 14 15/16")
Mount: 56.6 × 46.5 cm (22 5/16 × 18 5/16")
Mat: 71.1 × 55.9 cm (28 × 22")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia\Philadelphia
Date:
c. 1863
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Oliver Otis Howard: Male  Search this
Oliver Otis Howard: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Oliver Otis Howard: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Oliver Otis Howard: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Oliver Otis Howard: Education\Founder\University  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.77.233
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm483224af2-8896-43e2-90cb-50c283979539
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.77.233

Charles Sumner

Attribution:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Charles Sumner, 6 Jan 1811 - 11 Mar 1874  Search this
Medium:
Glass plate collodion negative
Dimensions:
Plate: 8.8 × 5.9 × 0.2 cm (3 7/16 × 2 5/16 × 1/16")
Type:
Photographic Negative
Place:
United States\District of Columbia\Washington
Date:
c. 1860-1870
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Equipment\Walking stick\Cane  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
Container\Inkwell  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Muttonchops  Search this
Charles Sumner: Male  Search this
Charles Sumner: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Charles Sumner: Politics and Government\Statesman  Search this
Charles Sumner: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Charles Sumner: Politics and Government\US Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Frederick Hill Meserve Collection
Object number:
NPG.81.M1470
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4408f371c-25b4-48a4-a7b5-23997b465683
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.81.M1470

Sojourner Truth

Artist:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Sojourner Truth, c. 1797 - 26 Nov 1883  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 8.9 x 5.6cm (3 1/2 x 2 3/16")
Mount: 10.1 x 6.1cm (4 x 2 3/8")
Mat: 35.6 x 27.9cm (14 x 11")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
c. 1864
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Shawl  Search this
Photographic format\Carte-de-visite  Search this
Interior\Studio\Photography  Search this
Sojourner Truth: Female  Search this
Sojourner Truth: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Sojourner Truth: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Sojourner Truth: Society and Social Change\Enslaved person  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2002.90
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4b7cf126e-6d65-4fc4-8488-5c78a148edae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2002.90

Ensuring inequality the structural transformation of the African-American family Donna L. Franklin

Author:
Franklin, Donna L  Search this
Physical description:
xxviii, 251 pages illustrations 24 cm
Type:
Texts
History
Place:
United States
USA
Schwarze
Date:
1997
Topic:
African American families--History  Search this
Fatherless families--History  Search this
Single-parent families--History  Search this
Poverty  Search this
African American families  Search this
Fatherless families  Search this
Single-parent families  Search this
Familienstruktur  Search this
Schwarze  Search this
Sozialer Wandel  Search this
Eenoudergezinnen  Search this
Negers  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_517570

Sick from freedom : African-American illness and suffering during the Civil War and Reconstruction / Jim Downs

Author:
Downs, Jim 1973-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (279 pages)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2012
Civil War, 1861-1865
Topic:
Slaves--Emancipation--Health aspects  Search this
Freedmen--Diseases  Search this
African Continental Ancestry Group--history  Search this
Health Services Accessibility--history  Search this
Health Status  Search this
SOCIAL SCIENCE--Ethnic Studies--African American Studies  Search this
History  Search this
Health aspects  Search this
Call number:
HT1037 .D69 2012 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1150066

Freedmen's Bureau!!, the

Object Name:
Newspaper
Date made:
1866
ID Number:
1982.0408.245 [dup1]
Accession number:
1982.0408
Catalog number:
1982.0408.245
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Political and Military History: Political History, Womens History/Reform Movements Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-6c17-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_530930

Confederate Woman’s Cloak

Physical Description:
green/gray (overall color)
wool (overall material)
red (lining color)
brass (buttons material)
Measurements:
overall: 35 in x 184 in; 88.9 cm x 467.36 cm
overall (padded): 47 in x 184 in x 4 in; 119.38 cm x 467.36 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
cloak
Other Terms:
cloak; Female
Associated date:
1865-1870
Credit Line:
Margaret Hillhouse
ID Number:
AF.35009
Catalog number:
35009
Accession number:
87112
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Civil War
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-77e8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_444238

List of Book Records

Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M1900, Series 1
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Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io3fc4f09cc-669d-499b-8b28-d8bae2465b23
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m1900-ref1

1 Volume

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
No Date
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M1900, Item 2.2.1.1
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Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872 / Series 2: Office of the Assistant Commissioner / 2.2: Other Records / 2.2.1: Miscellaneous Name Index
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io31608fd86-0dbc-4149-b597-375d53230100
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m1900-ref10

Volume (141)

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Feb. 1866–Aug. 1868
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M1900, Item 4.5.4.1
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Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872 / Series 4: Subordinate Field Offices / 4.5: Demopolis / 4.5.4: Register of Complaints
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io3041900ec-9648-4cf8-a59c-c6759d5c458a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m1900-ref100

Miscellaneous Records

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Jan. 1866–Nov. 1868
Scope and Contents:
Unbound miscellaneous records, January 1866–November 1868, are arranged by subject and thereunder chronologically. The series includes an opinion of Clarke and Lyon in Freedmen v. Ridgway, leases for a plantation to be used as an asylum, a list of contributors to a black school, and a plan of Bureau buildings. Also included is a list of government buildings at Gainesville, and letters sent, orders issued, reports, and bills of lading.
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M1900, File 4.5.5
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Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872 / Series 4: Subordinate Field Offices / 4.5: Demopolis
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io3fb2ada32-478c-4b81-9ce6-dc871b0e1092
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m1900-ref101

Miscellaneous School Records of C. L. Drake

Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
The single volume of miscellaneous school records of C. L. Drake (a teacher), May 1866–October 1868 (194), is arranged by type of record and thereunder chronologically. The volume contains a roll of students (May 1866–January 1868) that includes their names, ages, tuition paid, and days attended. There is also a school property account for the period September 1866–October 1868 that shows the service or item paid for and the amount. In addition, there are records of post and citizen bakeries and accounts (January to August 1864) kept by Capt. C. L. Drake (20th Regiment, Iowa Infantry) while serving at a post in Brownsville, Texas. Drake later served as subassistant commissioner of Demopolis in June 1868.
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M1900, File 4.5.6
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Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872 / Series 4: Subordinate Field Offices / 4.5: Demopolis
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io3d64d37a5-fe9e-4fc9-96e9-6b349addbdaf
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m1900-ref102

Volume (194)

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
May 1866–Oct. 1868
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M1900, Item 4.5.6.1
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Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872 / Series 4: Subordinate Field Offices / 4.5: Demopolis / 4.5.6: Miscellaneous School Records of C. L. Drake
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io32bff94ed-6257-443b-911e-5a4555bcaa11
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m1900-ref103

Register of Patients, Freedmen's Hospital

Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
The single–volume register of patients at the freedmen's hospital at Demopolis (142), June–November 1867, is arranged chronologically according to the date of admission.
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M1900, File 4.5.7
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Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872 / Series 4: Subordinate Field Offices / 4.5: Demopolis
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io34fb4e9ea-ca30-4f37-9a43-ae3a1c0dbdbd
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m1900-ref104

Volume (142)

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
June–Nov. 1867
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M1900, Item 4.5.7.1
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Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872 / Series 4: Subordinate Field Offices / 4.5: Demopolis / 4.5.7: Register of Patients, Freedmen's Hospital
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io35241abae-75c1-4d28-bb42-4100846f9044
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m1900-ref105

Elyton

Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M1900, Subseries 4.6
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Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872 / Series 4: Subordinate Field Offices
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io3cdef0f70-55db-49e9-befd-6a80214d3dd9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m1900-ref106

Letters Sent

Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
The single volume of letters sent, May–August 1868 (153), is arranged chronologically and includes a name index and monthly reports for June and July.
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M1900, File 4.6.1
See more items in:
Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872 / Series 4: Subordinate Field Offices / 4.6: Elyton
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io33bb8cbbb-d58b-4eec-8388-e1edfbe301a4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m1900-ref107

Volume (153)

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
May–Aug. 1868
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M1900, Item 4.6.1.1
See more items in:
Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872 / Series 4: Subordinate Field Offices / 4.6: Elyton / 4.6.1: Letters Sent
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io3c28fa3b8-7581-448a-a1ab-c1ed03ed8a46
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m1900-ref108

Register of Letters Received and Endorsements Sent

Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
The register of letters received and endorsements sent, May–July 1868 (152), is arranged and numbered in chronological order with a name index.
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M1900, File 4.6.2
See more items in:
Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872 / Series 4: Subordinate Field Offices / 4.6: Elyton
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io39c8f9999-892c-4673-83cc-28bbd99bf935
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m1900-ref109

Offices of Staff Officers

Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M1900, Series 3
See more items in:
Records of the Field Offices for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io3d926a277-d641-489b-b567-9d017020d0ad
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m1900-ref11

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