The creator of this c. 1870 portrait of Louisiana Lieutentant Governor Oscar J. Dunn is unknown. Dunn, a native of New Orleans, was the first African American elected lieutenant governor of any state.
|Regions||Greater New Orleans|
|Time Periods||Reconstruction Period|
|Medium||Black and White Halftone|
|Repository||State Library of Louisiana|
|Collection Name||State Library of Louisiana: Photography Collection|
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