Rioters Chasing Negro Women and Children, NYC Draft Riots

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Date:

1863

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New York Historical Society
Rioters chose their victims at random regardless of gender or age. Women and children were attacked with impunity and lost their lives.

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“Rioters Chasing Negro Women and Children, NYC Draft Riots,” Black Gotham Archive, accessed January 17, 2018, http://archive.blackgothamarchive.org/items/show/83.