STAKE CLAIM OR TAKE FLIGHT: THE BIRTH OF SOUTHERN CONVENTIONS AFTER THE CIVIL WAR
Browse the visualization below to get a better sense of these five delegates’ mobility. We have included each convention they attended in chronological order. Please click on the title of the convention to go to the minutes. Unfortunately, we do not have access to the minutes from the 1872 New Orleans, Louisiana, Colored Convention. This is the only convention we are aware of where all five of the delegates featured here attended.
Researched by Eileen Moscoso. Edited by Dr. P. Gabrielle Foreman. Table rendered by Samantha de Vera.