Black Regiment of the Union Army, 1864

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Image Reference

Leslie's Illustrated (March 5, 1864) p.369. (Copy in Library Company of Philadelphia)

Captioned, "The War in South Carolina--a Negro regiment attacked by Rebels and Bloodhounds--from a Sketch by our Special Artist, W. T. Crane," shows black troops bayoneting bloodhounds, with Confederate soldiers in a cavalry charge. (Slide of image and bibliographic citation, courtesy of Phil Lapsansky). See also image reference Wilson322.