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History Unbound: Post-Civil War

Regional images of Post-Civil War Era

Student Mary Edmonia Lewis,  New York Central College, McGrawville, NY

Mary was not well-acccepted in the USA, but became a very successful and popular sculptress in Europe. Her pieces were much sought after, and among her works are "Freedwoman", "Marriage of Hiawatha", "Dying Cleopatria", and various protraits. The McGraw Historical Society holds copyright and reproductive rights. Prior written permission is required for any use of the image.

Collections and Sets on the Post-Civil War US

This project is administered by the South Central Regional Library Council with funding from the Institue for Museum and Library Services.