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The carte de visite features a photograph of a print portrait of William Sprague and Katherine Chase Sprague. W. Sprague was the governor of Rhode Island during the United States Civil War and participated in the First Battle of Bull Run alongside General Burnside when he was a sitting governor.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
3 7/8 X 2 1/2 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product); albumen process
recto, below portrait: GOV. SPRAGUE & LADY
Carte de visite photographs; Sprague, Kate Chase, 1840-1899; Sprague, William, 1830-1915
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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