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This print shows U.S. Colored Troops being discharged from service in Little Rock, Arkansas. The Emancipation Proclamation had authorized the enlistment of black troops beginning in May 1863.

Details

  • Title: "Mustered Out"
  • Creator: Alfred R. Waud
  • Date Created: 1866
  • Subject Keywords: Civil War, Reconstruction
  • Original Source: Library of Congress
  • Rights: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division

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