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Stereograph of African American soldiers from "War Views" published by E. & H. T. Anthony & Co.

Portrait of Milton M. Holland, Sergeant in the 5th USCI. He was awarded a Congressional Medal of Honor for his service in Union army during the Civil War.

Photograph of John Mercer Langston (1829-1897), an African American lawyer, congressman, and university official from Virginia and Ohio. In 1855, Langston was elected as clerk of Brownhelm Township, Lorain County, Ohio, making him the first African…

African American women doing laundry outdoors.

127th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, also known as the 5th United States Colored Troops, in formation on Sandusky Street, Delaware, Ohio ca. 1863.

27th United States Colored Troops, made up of soldiers from Ohio, camped outside of Petersburg, Virginia, ca. 1863-1865

National colors of the Black Brigade of Cincinnati. Rectangular flag measures 103 cm high by 192 cm wide. Text on flag reads: Black Brigade of Cincinnati.

Guidon of the 27th United States Colored Troops.

Guidon of the 27th United States Colored Troops.