This illustration from Harper's Weekly depicts the 1866 riot in New Orleans. During this conflict, former Confederates—including the local police—attacked Radical Republicans who at the 1864 Constitution Convention.
|Creator||Davis, Theodore R. (Artist)|
|Regions||Greater New Orleans, Orleans|
|Time Periods||Reconstruction Period|
|Repository||Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division|
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