Editorial cartoonist Thomas Nast created this representation of the July 30, 1866 riot in New Orleans. During this conflict, former Confederates attempted to take control of the state government away radical Republicans.
|Creator||Nast, Thomas (Artist)|
|Regions||Greater New Orleans|
|Time Periods||Reconstruction Period|
|Repository||Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division|
|Collection Name||Bequest and gift; Caroline and Erwin Swann; 1974; (DLC/PP-1974:232.1625)|
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