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The carte de visite features a bust-length portrait of John B. Floyd, 31st Governor of Virginia, United States Secretary of War, and Confederate General.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
4"" X 2 1/2""
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product); albumen process
recto, below print: Gurney & Son Photo N. Y. verso, inscribed at top: Gen Floyd / 1806-63 Confed. Gen. / & U. S. Sec. of War / [$15.00] note damage verso, backmark: PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTISTS / J. GURNEY & SON, / 707 / BROADWAY, / N. Y. verso, inscribed at bottom left: 9. verso, inscribed at bottom right: 12-
Carte de visite photographs; Floyd, John B. (John Buchanan), 1806-1863
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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