Testimony before the Joint Committee on Reconstruction on Atrocities in the South against Blacks

(1866)

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Washington, February 3, 1866.

Dr. Daniel Norton (colored) sworn and examined.

By Mr. Howard:

Question. Where do you reside?

Answer. I reside in Yorktown, Virginia.

Question. How old are you?

Answer. About 26 years old.

Question. Are you a regularly licensed physician?

Answer. I am.

Question. Where were you educated?

Answer. In the State of New York. I studied privately under Dr. Warren.

Question. How long have you resided at Yorktown?

Answer. About two years.

Question. Are you a native of Virginia?

Answer. Yes, sir; I was born in Williamsburg, Virginia.

Question. What is the feeling among the...

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