Black Abolitionist Archive
Subtitle: The Duties of the Nation.
Title: Elevator - May 19, 1865
Speaker or author: editor
Newspaper or publication: Elevator (1865 - 18??)
Now that the nation has mourned the death of Abraham Lincoln the focus of American attention turns to Reconstruction and the question of rights for the newly freed slaves.
Description of file(s): two scanned newspaper pages (three columns)
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