Washington, D.C.—Administering the oath to Hiram Revels, colored senator from the state of Mississippi, in the Senate Chamber of the United States, on Friday, February 25, 1870.

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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