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The carte de visite features an oval standing portrait of Zachariah Chandler, U.S. Senator from Michigan.
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, inscribed below print: Zachariah Chandler / Michigan Senator verso, inscribed above backmark: Sen. / 1857-1875 / One of the organizers / of the Republican Party / in Michigan - / Active in "Under- / ground Railroad" / strong anti slavery / opposed Lincolns / war olicy. / [$20.00 verso, backmark: R. A. LEWIS, / 152 Chatham Street, / NEW YORK. verso, inscribed below backmark: Secty of Interior - / grants Cabinet / Served on the Committe [sic] on the / Conduct of the War & only supporter / of Benjamin J. Wade proposal / for a "board of Admiralty" (1865) / which was defeated in the Senate / D
Carte de visite photographs
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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