Collection Facts

Extent: 
1 item
Dates of Original: 
1865
Collection Owner:
NYH Topic Area(s):

Historical Context

National Freedman's Relief Association was an organization dedicated to improving the lives of African Americans after the Civil War.

Scope of Collection

The collection includes an issue of the National Freedman newspaper, Volume 1, Issue 3, published by the National Freedman's Relief Association in 1865. The contents relate to the anti-slavery movement and assistance to newly freed slaves.