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The nineteenth century photograph is a reproduction of an original cartoon by an artist named Miller. In the image, Jefferson Davis is shown wearing a dress and carrying a dagger in his proper right hand. A wooded scene is depicted in the background.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
10 1/2 X 8 3/4 inches
verso, handwritten at center: Jeff Davis in his disguise / when captured by U. S. troops. / from the original sketch / by Miller - Photograph / by Philip & Solomons
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889
reproduction (derivative object)
[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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