A remarkable event in the history of the national Congress—The Hon. John Willis Menard, colored representative from Louisiana, receiving the congratulations of his friends on the floor of the House, Dec. 7th, 1868.

From Beyond the lines: pictorial reporting, everyday life, and the crisis of gilded-age America by Joshua Brown

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  • American: 1789-1899
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