This 1865 Currier & Ives image provided by the Library of Congress, shows the fall of Richmond Va., on the night of April 2, 1865. The fall of Richmond foreshadowed the end of the Civil War and almost... more 
This 1865 Currier & Ives image provided by the Library of Congress, shows the fall of Richmond Va., on the night of April 2, 1865. The fall of Richmond foreshadowed the end of the Civil War and almost 250 years of American slavery. (AP Photo/Library of Congress) less 
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