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(ENTERTAINMENT--MUSIC.) Archive of photographs, negatives, and slides taken or developed by Dizzy(MILITARY--CIVIL WAR.) Full-length profile portrait of a Black cavalryman.(SLAVERY & ABOLITION.) Manuscript broadside of the 13th Amendment signed by the Vice President and
DoneMar 30, 2023 6:55 PM EDT
New York, NY, United States
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Printed & Manuscript African Americana

Our March 30 Printed & Manuscript African Americana sale will offer an outstanding manuscript broadside of the 13th Amendment ending slavery, signed by the Vice President and 111 congressmen. It is one of a handful of commemorative copies circulated in the halls of Congress for signatures. The slavery era is documented by a correspondence archive of Richmond slave dealers ? Dickinson, Hill & Co. Bidders will also have the opportunity to view an unpublished minute book of the African Civilization Society from the papers of the abolitionist Theodore Bourne; important Black abolitionists Martin Delany and Henry Highland Garnet were among the leaders of the organization.
Auction Curator:
Rick Stattler
Director, Books & Manuscripts
Lot Number: Lowest