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Pictured are Isaac White and Rosina Downs. They both were slave children in New Orleans, and were emancipated in 1864 when General Butler took New Orleans

Pictured are Isaac White and Rosina Downs. They both were slave children in New Orleans, and were emancipated in 1864 when General Butler took New Orleans

A. Lincoln showing Sojourner Truth the Bible presented by colored people of Baltimore, Executive Mansion, Washington, D.C., Oct. 29, 1864

A. Lincoln showing Sojourner Truth the Bible presented by colored people of Baltimore, Executive Mansion, Washington, D.C., Oct. 29, 1864

This photograph shows General Robert E. Lee. The picture was taken by Mathew Brady, shortly after Lee's surrender to Grant at Appomattox Courthouse. Lee is wearing his confederate uniform. At the time the photograph was taken, it was unclear what punishment might be given to Lee for his pivotal role in the Civil War.

This photograph shows General Robert E. Lee. The picture was taken by Mathew Brady, shortly after Lee's surrender to Grant at Appomattox Courthouse. Lee is wearing his confederate uniform. At the time the photograph was taken, it was unclear what punishment might be given to Lee for his pivotal role in the Civil War.

Shoshoni Woman and Child 1872. This photo is being circulated as a picture of Sacajawea, but it is not. There are no pictures of Sacajawea.

Shoshoni Woman and Child 1872. This photo is being circulated as a picture of Sacajawea, but it is not. There are no pictures of Sacajawea.

1897 West Virginia Hatfields Family Glossy 8x10 Photo Old West Portrait McCoys | eBay

1897 West Virginia Hatfields Family Glossy 8x10 Photo Old West Portrait McCoys | eBay

There is nothing more captivating & heartwrenching than the history of Native Americans... Photograph of Chief Red Cloud [1822 - 1909]

There is nothing more captivating & heartwrenching than the history of Native Americans... Photograph of Chief Red Cloud [1822 - 1909]