Dates of Original:1865
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Creator Attribution:National Freedman'S Relief Association;
Collection Owner:St. John Fisher College
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.