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Wood-engraved cartoon from the Victorian-era publication Punch. The cartoon depicts Abraham Lincoln dressed as Marcus Junius Brutus. An African-American man stands next to him dressed as Julius Caesar. An African-American man dressed in clown-like clothing is shown sleeping in the background.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
10 1/2 X 8 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product)
recto, bottom left corner of cartoon: [JT]
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--African Americans
[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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