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Exodusters in Floral Hall, Topeka

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Creator: Worrall, Henry, 1825-1902

Date: July 5, 1879

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: E185.1879 *8

Unit ID: 208458

Summary: This drawing from Harper?s Weekly depicts the living quarters of the African-American Exodusters housed in Floral Hall on the Topeka Fairgrounds. These emigrants were crowded into this building while waiting for more permanent lodgings and employment. The drawing was created by Henry Worrall.

Space Required/Quantity: 19.5x25.3 cm

Title (Main title): Exodusters in Floral Hall, Topeka


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