This cartoon was published in Harper’s Weekly on November 4, 1864. Click here for additional information about this particular cartoon.
“Hurrah! for Massa Linkum”
Searching for Black Confederates: The Civil War’s Most Persistent Myth
“Levin’s study is the first of its kind to blueprint and then debunk the mythology of enslaved African Americans who allegedly served voluntarily in behalf of the Confederacy.”–Journal of Southern History