A Sight for Richmond
January 25, 1867
A "schoolmarm" and a black man were walking with each other, locking arms, in the city. This alone called for the city to order an investigation.
A Yankee "schoolmarm" was seen walking down Broad street yesterday afternoon, in broad daylight, arm-in-arm with a black buck negro. Let's have a committee of investigation from Washington.
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“A Sight for Richmond,” Reconstructing Virginia, accessed December 8, 2022, https://reconstructingvirginia.richmond.edu/items/show/504.