“The Freedmen's Bureau”

A.R. Waud. From Harper's Weekly, July 25, 1868.

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The Freedmen’s Bureau, a U.S. government agency established at the end of the Civil War, aided freed slaves and refugees in the South. It also established schools for freed slaves.

Metadata Details
Item Type Magazine Article
Title The Freedmen's Bureau
Publication Title Harper's Weekly
Short Title The Freedmen's Bureau, 1868
Creator A.R. Waud
Publication Date July 25, 1868
Volume Vol. 12
Issue No. 604
Pages p. 473
Call Number folio A 5 .392
Location General Collections 2nd floor