Celebrating Rights and 
Responsibilities
Baltimore & the Fifteenth Amendment, May 19, 1870
An Interactive Historical Investigation by David Troy 1996

THE PARADE covered about six and a half miles and lasted about five hours (Sun). Take a look at the route of the parade on both modern (1996) and contemporary (1876) maps. You may look at modern photographs of individual sites by clicking on the blue triangles on the 1876 map.
Parade Route on Gray's New Map of Baltimore (1876). Includes a small (130K) animation. This version does not include the animation.
Parade Route on ADC's "Baltimore, City & County" Map ( 1996). Includes a large (1,100K) animation. This version does not include the animation.

 1996 David C. 
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