The article announces Col. Young’s arrival and appeared in Cincinnati. The newspaper also and announced his accompaniment by a French Captain. The the Royal Reception was held by the citizens of Cincinnati including the children of the community. It was described as a royalty event.
Col. Charles Young – 1st African American Colonel in the U.S. Army.
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: NAM_MSS21_B01F75 Subjects
: African American soldiers; African American men; African American women; Horses; Young, Charles, 1864-1922. Places
: Newspaper Article on Col. And Mrs. Young’s Reception in Cincinnati, Ohio (2 copies)