"Emancipation"

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Title

"Emancipation"

Subject

Almshouses
Social reform

Description

The cartoon, drawn by Thomas Nast, shows the contrast between slave life (left) and the life promised to newly freed African Americans (right).

Creator

Thomas Nast

Publisher

Harper's Weekly

Date

January 24, 1863

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Print on woven paper

Files

nastemancipation1863.jpg

Citation

Thomas Nast, “"Emancipation",” Orleans County Historical Archives Database, accessed November 21, 2019, http://orchard.orleanscountyhistorian.org/items/show/59.