July 1, 1867
Registration continues in Jefferson Ward. In total, 702 black people have registered and 403 white people.
Registration. - In Jefferson Ward on Saturday 216 colored and 179 white voters were registered. In the fourth district, at Bellevue Hospital, the names of 121 white and 116 colored voters were enrolled. The aggregate number is: Colored, 702; white, 403. Colored majority, 209. Registration was closed in the first district of Henrico on Saturday. Eighty-two white and eighteen colored voters were registered. The list now stands: Whites, 375; colored, 509. Colored majority, 134.
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“Registration,” Reconstructing Virginia, accessed October 21, 2021, http://reconstructingvirginia.richmond.edu/items/show/648.