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4 cartes-de-visite of indentured or emancipated slave children in New Orleans

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09841 Author/Creator: Place Written: Type: Photograph Date: Pagination: 4 cartes-de-visite mounted on individual pieces of paper Order a Copy

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