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    • Ceasor

    • African American men
    • A full length studio portrait of a young African American man in a bowler hat and long jacket wearing stripped trousers and a stripped vest with a white shirt and a bow tie.
    • Slaves Held in New York

    • Slavery; African American men; ; African Americans; African American women; African Americans--History;
    • A New York newspaper article reviewing "the institution of slavery as it exsisted here for 200 years".
    • William Coon discharge paper

    • African American men; African American soldiers;
    • Dicharge papers of William W. Coon, born in New Bern, North Carolina. William was 17 years old at the time of his enrollment in Company K of the Eleventh Regiment of the united States Colored Infantry. He was 19 years old at the time of his...
    • Drawing of African American men

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    • Drawing of an African American man talking to a boy about a dog. The caption on the image reads: "Dat am a dangesome dog, Pompey." "Spectiate you ah [sagacity] Julius." "Well now spose fo instance a nudda dog tempt to-to intaview him; dat tail...
    • Drawing of African American men

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    • Drawing of two African American men. One is cleaning fish and the two are discussing the type of fish being cleaned. The caption on the image reads: "Niggah! what fish be doze?" Dese? de dese am sheepshead." "You lie! You black rascal! Dem am not...
    • Ed Johnson

    • African American men; Stone houses
    • Ed Johnson standing in front of the Terwilliger house on Route 32 south. He is wearing a suit and hat.
    • Cornelius Dubois Jr. Inventory, April 1816

    • African American children; African American girls; African American men; African American slaveholders; African American women; African Americans; coverlets; Huguenots; Inventories; Woven textiles;
    • Fourteen page inventory of Cornelius Dubois Jr. created April 1816. The inventory lists several household and agriculture items. Page twelve lists seventeen coverlets (spelled coverlits) for 65 dollars. Four enslaved Africans are listed on page...
    • Unidentified African American man

    • African American men;
    • Full length portrait of an unidentified African American man. His arm is resting on a chair along the left hand side of the photograph. The chair is upholstered in a diamond flower design. He is wearing a long dark coat, with a light colored vest...
    • John Brodhead

    • African American farmers; African American men; African Americans; African American children; African American girls;
    • John Brodhead holding a pitchfork. He is holding the hand of a child wearing a summer dress.
    • Will of Abraham Post, 1790

    • African American slaveholders; African American men; African American boys; African American women; Slavery; Slaveholders;
    • Last Will and testament of Abraham Post of Saugerties, NY. Seven slaves are mentioned to be divided between his heirs.
    • 1863-02-17  Letter from Solomon Dubois to Johannes Lefevre

    • Huguenots; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Battlefields; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Campaigns; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Correspondence; African...
    • Letter written from Solomon Dubois to Johannes discussing news from home. Sol is concerned that Johannes may be "hard up" for women and then goes on to write about his trip to Plattekill to see Fredrick Douglas speak. He thinks his talk was good...
    • James Thomas article

    • African American men
    • Newspaper article about James Thomas' trip to Maryland, where he had escaped from slavery 35 years earlier. James initially ran away to Canada, later settling in Ohioville, NY. He did not tell his neighbors that he was a slave until the...

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