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Siege of the Mechanics' Institute during the New Orleans Riot, July 30, 1866, artist's impression, zoomable image.

Scanned by: 
Jia Ma, House Divided Project, Dickinson College
Scan date: 

Cropped, sized and prepared for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, May 12, 2016.

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Courtesy of: 
Archives and Special Collections, Dickinson College
Original caption: 
The Riot in New Orleans - Siege and assault of the Convention by the Police and Citizens - Sketched by Theodore R. Davis.
Source citation: 

Harper's Weekly Magazine, August 25, 1866, p. 536.

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