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Alfred H. Stone Collection
Volume: 23

4. Economize and Pay Your Debt! Restore the South and Increase Your Resources (N.p., [1866?]). (2 p.)

Political flyer denouncing federal expenditures for the Freedmen’s Bureau. Pointing out that Congress had allocated almost $7 million for the Freedmen’s Bureau in 1866, the flyer calculates that each voter in Pennsylvania had paid about $1.50 apiece for “lazy negroes.”