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The CDV features a seated portrait of Salmon P. Chase, 6th Chief Justice of the United States. In the portrait, Chase sits with his proper left hand resting on his proper left thigh. His proper right forearm rests on a table and he holds a cloth.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
4 X 2 1/2 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product); albumen process
recto, below print: Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1861, by / C. D. Fredericks & co., in the Clerk's Office of the United / States for the Southern District of New York. verso, inscribed at top: S. P. Chase / [$25.00] verso, in backmark: EARLES' / GALLERIES & LOOKING GLASS / WARE ROOMS / 816 Chestnut Street / PHILADELPHIA.
Carte de visite photographs; Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873
albumen prints ; cartes-de-visite (card photographs)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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