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The Miscegenation Ball

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Date made: 1864
Maker: Kimmel and Forster
Place: New York, New York
Image size: Image: 12 5/8 x 20 1/2 in.; 32.0675 x 52.07 cm
ID number: DL*60.3341
Negative number: 2003-19758


Color print of a dance occuring at the Lincoln Central Campaign Club in New York Sept. 22, 1864. A portrait of Lincoln hangs on the wall. Black women fashionably dressed dance and converse with white men.