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The result of the Fifteenth Amendment

Description

Lithographic print with the full title, "The result of the Fifteenth Amendment, and the rise and progress of the African race in America and its final accomplishment, and celebration on May 19th, A.D. 1870." The central image depicts a parade and celebration in the west square of Mount Vernon Place in Baltimore, Maryland. Around the central image are various events related to African American history and scenes depicting slavery, education, worship, and war. Also included are images of famous figures such as Hugh Lenox Bond, John Brown, Schuyler Colfax, Henry Winter Davis, Martin Robinson Delany, Frederick Douglass, Ulysses S. Grant, Abraham Lincoln, Hiram Revels, Thaddeus Stevens, and Charles Sumner.

Date

circa 1870

Publisher

Baltimore: Metcalf & Clark

Language(s)

English

Collection Number

1988.61

Dimensions

18.9 x 24.6 inches (48 x 62.6 cm)

Extent

1 print

Resource ID

2369

Notes

Lithograph in colors

Digital Publisher

Digital resource provided by the Maryland Center for History and Culture

Rights

This digital image is made available here for private study, scholarship, and research. Commercial and other uses are prohibited without the permission of the Maryland Center for History and Culture. For more information, visit the MCHC’s Reproductions and Permissions web page.