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Group of contrabands at Allen's farm house near Williamsburg Road, in the vicinity of Yorkville, Virginia, May 1862

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Title
Group of contrabands at Allen's farm house near Williamsburg Road, in the vicinity of Yorkville, Virginia, May 1862
Names
Gibson, James F., b. 1828 (Photographer)
Collection

Military

Civil War, 1861-1865

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1862-05 (Inferred)
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Military
Topics
African Americans
African-American soldiers
Armed Forces -- United States
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Contraband of war
African Americans -- Virginia
Fugitive slaves -- United States
Soldiers -- United States
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Additional physical form: Image was originally produced as a stereoview.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13049857
Photo Order: 48627R
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 76122970-cad1-012f-2247-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1862: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Group of contrabands at Allen's farm house near Williamsburg Road, in the vicinity of Yorkville, Virginia, May 1862" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1862. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/490e7650-cd0d-012f-8943-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Group of contrabands at Allen's farm house near Williamsburg Road, in the vicinity of Yorkville, Virginia, May 1862" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 18, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/490e7650-cd0d-012f-8943-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1862). Group of contrabands at Allen's farm house near Williamsburg Road, in the vicinity of Yorkville, Virginia, May 1862 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/490e7650-cd0d-012f-8943-58d385a7b928

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Group of contrabands at Allen's farm house near Williamsburg Road, in the vicinity of Yorkville, Virginia, May 1862