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The area where these prostitutes could be found was known as Smokey Row.
In an infamous campaign to rid the city of the "public women", Lt. George Spalding loaded the women on to the steamboat Idahoe.
The women were sent to Louisville, where they were not allowed off the ship and sent further along to Cincinnati. Spaulding created a system of registration similar to European ones.
Federal troops who committed rape while invading the southern states mostly took advantage of black rather than white women, and black soldiers were usually punished more severely for the crime than their white counterparts.
The term "homosexuality" was not coined until thirty years after the war ended.
Popular legend has it that they were so common around the Army of the Potomac when Union general Joseph Hooker was in command that the term "hooker" was coined to describe them; however, the term had been in use since 1845.