Betsey Becket's

business > bawdy house

This bawdy house, which the Provost Marshal's office put on the list of "coloured" establishments, was located at No. 243 E St, near 3rd St. The Provost Marshal's list notes that it had 5 inmates and was ranked "low."


  • "Bawdy Houses," Provost Marshal's Department of Washington, 22nd Army Corps, 1864-1865, NARA Record Group 393. View source information