"Rebecca, a slave girl from New Orleans" (LOC)

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When: 01 January 1863

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Kimball, M. H.,, active 1863-1865,, photographer.

"Rebecca, a slave girl from New Orleans"

[New York] : [Kimball, 477 Broadway], [1863]

1 photograph : albumen print on card mount ; mount 10 x 7 cm (carte de visite format)

Photograph shows freed slave Rebecca Huger.
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Printed on verso: "The nett [sic] proceeds from the sale of these photographs will be devoted exclusively to the education of colored people in the Department of the Gulf, now under the command of Maj.-Gen. Banks."
Tax stamp on verso. DLC
Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144)
Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs (Library of Congress).

African Americans--Children--1860-1870.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Children.

Format: Portrait photographs--1860-1870.
Cartes de visite--1860-1870.
Albumen prints--1860-1870.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Part Of: Liljenquist Family collection (Library of Congress) (DLC) 2010650519

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.40567

Call Number: LOT 14043-2, no. 103


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