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1870 voting rights for African Americans......



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April 09, 1870

THE NEW YORK HERALD, April 9, 1870

* 15th Fifteenth Amendment taking effect
* Voting rights for blacks in America


The top of page 3 has a one column headings that include: "THE ENFRANCHISED REJOICING" "Immense Turnout of Colored Citizens" "Rejoicing Over the Passage of the Fifteenth Amendment" and more. Lengthy text. Page 6 has another related item headed: "Colored Celebration of the Fifteenth Amendment-Significant Signs: (see)
Complete with 12 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

Category: Post-Civil War