Johnson Kicking Freedmen's Bureau

April 14, 1866, page 232

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Johnson Kicking Freedmen's Bureau

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HarpWeek Commentary: On April 14, 1866, Thomas Nast drew a cartoon of "The Grand Masquerade Ball" featuring large sketches of many of the celebrities of the day. Andrew Johnson is pictured kicking out the Freedmen’s Bureau with his veto, with scattered black people coming out of it.

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