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17498 White Slave Children of New Orleans  CDV of
“Rosa, Charley, Rebecca, Slave Children from new
Orleans” wrapped in American Flags.  The three children
stand in front of a plain backdrop to highlight the flags
draped among their bodies.  The back of card reads, “The
nett proceeds from the sale of these photographs will be
devoted to the education of colored people in the
Department of the Gulf, now under the command of Maj
Gen Banks,” and also “Chas. Paxson, Photographer, New
York” The children are Rosina Downs, Charles, Taylor,
and Rebecca Huger.” Card trimmed. $325