The vote on Negro Suffrage

January 3, 1866

Summary

National news arriving from Washington states that lawmakers have taken a preliminary vote on the subject of African American suffrage.

Transcription

Testimony is being taken to prove that a vote was taken upon this question as preliminary to showing that the vote is illegal.
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Justin Barlow

Identifier

BarlowJustin-18660103-The vote on Negro Suffrage.pdf

Citation

“The vote on Negro Suffrage,” Reconstructing Virginia, accessed November 19, 2017, http://reconstructingvirginia.richmond.edu/items/show/7.