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On February 25, 1870, the first ever African American to sit in Congress was sworn in. Hiram Rhoades Revels was a Republican from Natchez, Mississippi.
Joint Session of House and Senate, Washington, D.C.
"Title and "88 (16770)" on label."
Slide from the Keystone View Company Lantern Slides, 1892-1912 held by the College of Charleston Libraries.
  1. On February 25, 1870, the first ever African American to sit in Congress was sworn in. Hiram Rhoades Revels was a Republican from Natchez, Mississippi.

    Joint Session of House and Senate, Washington, D.C.

    "Title and "88 (16770)" on label."

    Slide from the Keystone View Company Lantern Slides, 1892-1912 held by the College of Charleston Libraries.

  1. 83 notesTimestamp: Tuesday 2014/02/25 11:22:03Keystone View CompanyKeystone View Company Lantern SlidesCongressSenateJoint SessionU.S. governmentCollege of Charleston LibrariesCofC
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