"The Result of the Fifteenth Amendment," commemorative print, 1870.
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Commemorative print

Credit: Library of Congress

 This commemorative print marking the enactment on March 30, 1870, features busts of Martin Robinson Delany, Frederick Douglass, and Hiram R. Revels in a panel on the right. Delany's inclusion indicates the high esteem in which he was held by African Americans in the aftermath of the American Civil War.

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