The Federal Army Entering Richmond, Va., April 3d, 1865.Reception of the Troops in Main Street
African Americans, military service
After the United States Army captured Petersburg, Confederate and Virginia officials fled Richmond during the night of April 2
Paul Fleury Mottelay, ed., The Soldier in our Civil War a Pictorial History of the Conflict, 1861–1865,Illustrating the Valor of the Soldier as Displayed on the Battle-Field (1886)
New York: G. W. Carleton & Co.
April 3, 1865
Library of Virginia
drawing, bound volume