“The Riots at New York”

From Harper's Weekly, August 1, 1863.

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Illustrations from Harper’s Weekly of the 1863 New York City draft riots, in which working-class whites violently protested the military draft and turned their rage against the city’s African American community.

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Metadata Details
Item Type Magazine Article
Title The Riots at New York
Publication Title Harper's Weekly
Short Title The Riots at New York, 1863
Publication Date August 1, 1863
Volume Vol. 7
Pages p. 484-485
Call Number folio A 5 .392
Location General Collections 2nd floor