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Subtitle: Grand Pow-Wow.

Title: Weekly Anglo-African - August 20, 1859

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Weekly Anglo-African (1859 - 1862)

Brief overview of the ballyhoo surrounding the visit to New York of a confederate military regiment. The writer suggests that the money spent on this event could have been better used to clean the city streets.

Description of file(s): one scanned, two columned, newspaper page

Subjects: Abolitionists--United States; African American abolitionists; Antislavery movements--United States; Slavery; United States--History--19th century

Keywords: Confederation; government; Grays; Hendrick Hudson steamer; military; National Guard; New York; Old Dominion; politics; Richmond; Virginia; West Point

Publication type: editorials; Newspapers

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