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Louisiana—The Withdrawal of the Federal Troops from the State House in New Orleans, at Noon, on April 24th, 1877

Louisiana—The Withdrawal of the Federal Troops from the State House in New Orleans, at Noon, on April 24th, 1877

The bottom illustration shows federal troops leaving the Orleans Hotel, while the image on the upper right shows the salute on the levee in honor of the evacuation.

Wood engraving after sketch by A.J. Bennett, Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, May 19, 1877, Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress