The Fifteenth Amendment
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The Fifteenth Amendment

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Date made: 1870
Maker: Kelly, Thomas; Beard, James Carter
Place: New York, New York
Image size: Image: 18 5/8 x 25 1/2 in.; 47.3075 x 64.77 cm
ID number: DL*60.2611
Negative number: 2003-24292


Description:

Colored print; central panel showing a parade celebrating the fifteenth amendment. This is surrounded by small vignettes containing portraits of individuals including Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses Grant, John Brown, Frederick Douglas, and Martin Robison Delany as well as scenes of expected benefits of the amendment.