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  • Freedom-- a shared sacrifice! : New York's African American Civil War soldiers / Marjory Allen Perez.

    • Text
    • Saline, Michigan : Printed by McNaughton & Gunn.
    • 2018
  • Freedom-- a shared sacrifice! : New York's African American Civil War soldiers / Marjory Allen Perez.

    • Text
    • [United States] : Published by Herons Bend Productions, [2018]
    • 2018
    • 2 items
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    Text Sc E 21-812Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Black soldiers of New York state : a proud legacy / Anthony F. Gero.

    • Text
    • Albany : Excesior Editions/State University of New York Press, c2009.
    • 2009
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc D 09-523Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Black soldiers of New York state : a proud legacy / Anthony F. Gero.

    • Text
    • Albany : Excesior Editions/State University of New York Press, c2009.
    • 2009
    • 1 item
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    Text E185.93.N56 G47 2009Off-site
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  • Honoring New York's forgotten soldiers : African Americans of the Civil War : with research examples A-Z : a case study in historiographic genealogy / by Harry Bradshaw Matthews.

    • Text
    • Oneonta, N.Y. : H.B. Matthews, 1997.
    • 1997
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc F 97-356Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Honoring New York's forgotten soldiers : African Americans of the Civil War : with research examples A-Z : a case study in historiographic genealogy / by Harry Bradshaw Matthews ; [edited by Kathie O. Beach].

    • Text
    • Oneonta, N.Y. : Hartwick College, 1998.
    • 1998
    • 1 item
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    Text NYGB N.Y. G91 A46Schwarzman Building M2 - Milstein Division Room 121

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  • World War II letters from African-American Soldiers, 1940-1945.

    • Mixed material
    • 1940-1945
    • 2 items
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    Mixed material Sc MG 429 Box 1Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives

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    Mixed material Sc MG 429 Box 2Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives

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  • Buffalo soldiers : the colored regulars in the United States Army / T.G. Steward ; foreword by Frank N. Schubert.

    • Text
    • Amherst, N.Y. : Humanity Books, c2003.
    • 2003-1969
    • 2 items
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    Text Sc D 03-2809Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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    Text Sc D 06-1122Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • A soldier's play [videorecording] / The Negro Ensemble Company presents ; [written] by Charles Fuller ; directed by Douglas Turner Ward ; [video director, Stucker] ; [video producer] Theatre on Film and Tape Archive, Betty L. Corwin, director.

    • Moving image
    • New York, c1982.
    • 1982
    • 1 item
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    Moving image NCOV 191 Videodiscs 1 and 2Performing Arts Research Collections - TOFT
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  • Freedom journey : Black Civil War soldiers and The Hills community, Westchester County, New York / Edythe Ann Quinn.

    • Text
    • Albany : State University of New York Press, [2015]
    • 2015
    • 1 item
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    Text E540.N3 Q85 2015Off-site
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  • Unknown soldiers : the American Expeditionary Forces in memory and remembrance / edited by Mark A. Snell.

    • Text
    • Kent, Ohio : Kent State University Press, [2008], ©2008.
    • 2008-2008
    • 1 item
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    Text D570 .U58 2008Off-site
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  • Fighting on two fronts : African Americans and the Vietnam War / James E. Westheider.

    • Text
    • New York : New York University Press, [1997], ©1997.
    • 1997-1997
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text DS559.8.B55 W47 1997Off-site
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  • A guide to local abolitionists and resource materials identifying African American soldiers of the Civil War from New York and other states : a tribute to the United States Colored Troops Commemorative Symposium of Delaware and Otsego Counties, New York, 1997-1998 / by Harry Bradshaw Matthews.

    • Text
    • [Oneonta, N.Y.? : s.n., 1997]
    • 1997
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc F 97-357Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • A soldier's play [videorecording] / Roundabout Theatre Company, Todd Haimes, artistic director/CEO, Julia C. Levy, executive director, Sydney Beers, executive producer, Steve Dow, administrative officer ; [written] by Charles Fuller ; directed by Kenny Leon ; [video director] Matt Cohen ; [video producer] Theatre on Film and Tape Archive, Patrick Hoffman, director.

    • Moving image
    • New York : Theatre on Film and Tape Archive, [2020]
    • 2020
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Moving image NCOV 4306 Videodiscs 1 and 2Performing Arts Research Collections - TOFT
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  • Freedom journey : Black Civil War soldiers and The Hills community, Westchester County, New York / Edythe Ann Quinn.

    • Text
    • Albany : State University of New York Press, [2015]
    • 2015
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc F 15-178Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • A tribute for the Negro soldier ...

    • Text
    • [Washington, Govt. Print. Off., 1918]
    • 1918
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc 355-B (Bruce, J. Tribute for the Negro soldier ...)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • A tribute for the Negro soldier ... [microform].

    • Text
    • [Washington : Govt. Print. Off., 1918]
    • 1918
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc Micro R-1825Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Connecticut's Black soldiers, 1775-1783, by David O. White.

    • Text
    • Chester, Conn., Pequot Press, 1973.
    • 1973
    • 2 items
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    Text IGF (Connecticut) 76-474 [no.]4Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121

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    Text NYGB CONN. G 27.2Offsite
  • The Nation's duty: To protect all citizens of the United States. Address of ... J.E. Milholland, the presiding officer at the Constitution League Mass meeting ... New York, Feb. 1, 1906.

    • Text
    • New York, The Constitution League of the U.S., 1906.
    • 1906
    • 1 item
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    Text IB p.v. 4, no. 1 no. 1-15Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121

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  • Buffalo soldiers : the colored regulars in the United States Army / T.G. Steward ; foreword by Frank N. Schubert.

    • Text
    • Amherst, N.Y. : Humanity Books, c2003.
    • 2003-1969
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text E725.5.N3 S8 2003Off-site
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  • Schomburg Center Scrapbooks : Soldiers.

    • Mixed material
    • 1907-1938.
    • 1907-1938
    • 2 items
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    Mixed material Sc MG 958 (Soldiers)Offsite
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    Mixed material Sc Micro R-707 r. 16: v. 1-2, Roosevelt Administration- v. 1-2, South AfricaSchomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • A war born family : African American adoption in the wake of the Korean War / Kori A. Graves.

    • Text
    • New York : New York University Press, [2020]
    • 2020
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc E 20-673Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Escape from New York : the New Negro Renaissance beyond Harlem / Davarian L. Baldwin and Minkah Makalani, editors.

    • Text
    • Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2013]
    • 2013
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Sc F 14-17Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • The Black Civil War soldier : a visual history of conflict and citizenship / Deborah Willis.

    • Text
    • New York : New York University Press, [2021]
    • 2021
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc F 21-38Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Harlem Hellfighters : African-American heroes of World War I / by John Micklos, Jr.

    • Text
    • North Mankato, Minnesota : Capstone Press, [2017]
    • 2017
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc E 18-191Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • To the memory of the martyrs... : slain in the riots of July, in the city of New York / collected and published as a tribute of respect by Vincent Colyer.

    • Text
    • New York : V. Colyer, 1863.
    • 1863
    • 2 items
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    Text IRGC p.v. 38Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121
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    Text Sc Rare E 03-3Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives
  • Wedlocked : the perils of marriage equality : how African Americans and gays mistakenly thought the right to marry would set them free / Katherine Franke.

    • Text
    • New York ; London : New York University Press, [2015]
    • 2015-2015
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc E 15-1991Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Photographs of the Stage Door Canteen in New York [graphic] / Carl Van Vechten.

    • Still image
    • 1942-1945, 1957.
    • 1942-1945
  • Voices from the front line : New York's African American statesmen of the Underground Railroad Freedom Trail : and the United States Colored Troops organized in the Empire State 1863-1865 : roll call, men of the 20th USCT and 26th USCT : introductory essay and research guide / by Harry Bradshaw Matthews ; undergraduate research assistance provided by Haidy Pena.

    • Text
    • Oneonta, N.Y. : Hartwick College, c2000.
    • 2000
    • 2 items
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    Text NYGB N.Y. G 91 A461 Offsite
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    Text Sc F 01-206Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • The loyalty and devotion of colored Americans in the revolution and war of 1812. Pub. in Boston, Mass., 1861.

    • Text
    • New York City, New York Age Press, 1918.
    • 1918-1861
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc 973.3-G (Garrison, W. Loyalty and devotion of colored Americans)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • The Negro in the American revolution.

    • Text
    • [New York? 1939]
    • 1939
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc+ 973.3-T (Tittamin, W. Negro in the American revolution)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • The battle of New York : a story for all young people / by William O. Stoddard.

    • Text
    • New York : D. Appleton and Company, 1892
    • 1892
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text PS2941 .B3 1892gOff-site
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  • U.S. infantry tactics, for the instruction, exercise, and manoeuvres, of the soldier, a company, line of skirmishers, and battalion : for the use of the Colored Troops of the United States Infantry / prepared under the direction of the War Department.

    • Text
    • New York : D. Van Nostrand, 192 Broadway, 1863.
    • 1863
    • 2 items
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    Text Sc Rare 356-U (United States. War Dept. U.S. tactics for Colored Troops)Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives

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    Text VWO (U.S. War dept. U. S. infantry tactics)Offsite
  • Opinions of the early presidents [microform] : and of the fathers of the republic, upon slavery, and upon Negroes as men and soldiers.

    • Text
    • New York : W.C. Bryant & Co., printers, 1863.
    • 1863
    • 3 items
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    Text *ZH IK p.v. 10-13 r.4Offsite
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    Text Sc Micro R-1122Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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    Text Sc Rare 973.7-L (Loyal Publication Society. Pamphlets) v. 1 (no. 1-44)Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives
  • Half american [electronic resource] : The epic story of african americans fighting world war ii at home and abroad. Matthew F Delmont.

    • Audio
    • New York : Penguin Audio, 2022.
    • 2022

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  • Historical notes on the employment of Negroes in the American army of the revolution / by George H. Moore, librarian of the New-York Historical Society.

    • Text
    • New York : Charles T. Evans, 532 Broadway, 1862.
    • 1862
    • 4 items
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    Text IEC p.v. 5, no. 1 no. 1-24Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121

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    Text IG p.v. 8 no. 1-3, 5-17Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121

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    Text Sc Rare 973.3-M (Moore, G. H. ...Employment of Negroes in the American army of the revolution)Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives
  • Details in Black [microform] : a case study investigation and analysis of the content of the United States War Department non-fiction motion picture the Negro soldier / Micheal Charles Pounds.

    • Text
    • 1981.
    • 1981
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc Micro R-5616Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • New world a-coming. 45. (Radio program) (Audiotape).

    • Audio
    • New York, WMCA, 1945.
    • 1945
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Audio Sc Audio C-315 [Side 1, no. 1]Schomburg Center - Moving Image & Recorded Sound

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  • African American political thought, 1890-1930 : Washington, Du Bois, Garvey, and Randolph / edited by Cary D. Wintz.

    • Text
    • Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, [1996], ©1996.
    • 1996-1996
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text E185.61 .A239 1996Off-site
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  • A new Negro for a new century : an accurate and up-to-date record of the upward struggles of the Negro race : the Spanish-American War, causes of it : vivid descriptions of fierce battle : superb heroism and daring deeds of the Negro soldier : "colored officers or no colored soldiers" the closing of the war and the peace treaty : education, industrial schools, colleges, universities, and their relationship to the race problem / by Prof. Booker T. Washington ; Reconstruction and industrial advancement by N.B. Wood, the historian ; The colored woman and her part in race regeneration, the names and location of the clubs in the National Association of Colored Women of the United States and their benefits to our sisters in black, by famous club woman, writer and author Fannie Barrier Williams ; magnificently illustrated.

    • Text
    • Chicago, Ill. : American Publishing House 352, 354, 356 Dearborn Street, [1900]
    • 1900
    • 1 item

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    Text Sc Rare 973-N (New Negro for a new century)Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives
  • Opinions of the early presidents, and of the fathers of the Republic, upon slavery, and upon Negroes as men and soldiers.

    • Text
    • New York: : Wm. C. Bryant & Co., printers, 41 Nassau Street, corner of Liberty., 1863.
    • 1863
    • 2 items
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    Text IK (Loyal Publication Society, New York. [Pamphlets] no. 18)Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121

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    Text Sc Rare F 91-1Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives
  • New world a-coming. 45. April 29, 1945. (Radio program) (Audiotape).

    • Audio
    • New York, WMCA, 1945.
    • 1945
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Audio Sc Audio C-315 [Side 1, no. 1]Schomburg Center - Moving Image & Recorded Sound

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  • An historical research respecting the opinions of the founders of the Republic on Negroes as slaves, as citizens and as soldiers [microform] : read before the Massachusetts Historical Society, August 14, 1862 / by George Livermore.

    • Text
    • Boston : J. Wilson, 1862.
    • 1862
  • The senator and the sharecropper's son : exoneration of the Brownsville soldiers / John D. Weaver.

    • Text
    • College Station : Texas A&M University Press, [1997], ©1997.
    • 1997-1997
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text F394.B88 W43 1997Off-site
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  • American civil war. Memories of incidents connected with the ... Rebellion ... including the proposition made ... November, 1861, when ... Gen. J. Cochrane ... advocated the arming of the slaves ... From writings ... by J. Cochrane, collated by H. O'Reilly.

    • Text
    • New York, Rogers & Sherwood, Print., 1879.
    • 1879
    • 2 items

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    Text IKI (Cochrane, J. American civil war)Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121

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  • Photographs, diagrams and documents relating to the New York port of embarkation in World War II [graphic].

    • Still image
    • 1942?-1945?
    • 1942-1945

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  • Memorandum to the War Department from Walter White. Subject: Observations in the North African and Middle Eastern theatres of operations.

    • Text
    • [N.p., 1944]
    • 1944
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc 940.91-W (White, W. Memorandum to the War Department)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Four hundred souls : a community history of African America, 1619-2019 / edited by Ibram X. Kendi and Keisha N. Blain.

    • Text
    • New York : One World, [2021]
    • 2021-2021
    • 1 item
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    Text Sc E 21-329Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Rattler.

    • Text
    • New York, N.Y : Members of the Fifteenth Regiment, New York Guard, 1945-
    • 1945-present
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Sc Ser.-M .R37 v. 1, no. 1, 5/6/7-8 (May , Sept/Oct. /Nov.-Dec. 1945)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • The loyalty and devotion of colored Americans in the Revolution and War of 1812.

    • Text
    • Boston : Published by R.F. Wallcut, no. 221 Washington Street, 1861.
    • 1861
    • 4 items
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    Text HAE p.v. 212Schwarzman Building - Main Reading Room 315

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    Text IIR p.v. 22Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121

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    Text Sc Rare 973.3-G (Garrison, W. L. Loyalty...of colored Americans)Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives

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