Ghost Meme #6

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15814. Aylesworth Album Collection. – Photographs. – Box 1. FREEDMEN DANCE DURING [Dawes Rolls] ENROLLMENT, FORT GIBSON, I.T.

“Only in the course of negotiating a new treaty with the United States during the spring of 1866 did Choctaw and Chickasaw leaders grudgingly consent to acknowledge slavery’s demise and affirm the emancipation of slaves in their nations.”

Barbara Krauthamer, Black Slaves, Indian Masters: Slavery, Emancipation, and Citizenship in the Native American South. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2013.

Blended Image. Originals posted here and here.

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