DRAFT RIOTS NEW YORK CITY Civil War 1863 Police Rare African Americans Record
The Draft Riots in New York July 1863 : Metropolitan Police, Their Services During Riot Week. New York, NY: Baker & Godwin, Printers and Publishers, 1863. Wear to edges and corners of covers. Chipping, creasing, and browning to covers. String binding very loose, and all signatures visible at spine. Page corners near front and back covers are chipped. Some ink stains on cover. Name of former owner J. Brooklyn (MI) Public library bookplate on inside cover, along with a hand written "Compliments of C(unintelligible) Green" note. Name of another owner on title page, one in ink with address and another in pencil. A very uncommon pamphlet, done only a few months after the events. It covers the actions police forces during the riots and the accounts of individual officers. Includes a short list of African Americans killed, and a one page description of the destruction of the Colored Orphan Asylum. An important core source for this significant event in American history.
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- Subject: Americana
- Topic: Civil War (1861-65)
- Original/Facsimile: Original
- Binding: Softcover, Wraps
- Special Attributes: 1st Edition
- Place of Publication: New York, NY
- Year Printed: 1863
- Language: English