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Wood-engraved cartoon from the Victorian-era publication Punch. The cartoon depicts bound figures of Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis seated on benches and bound with ropes labeled 'Debt.' The cartoon highlights a popular opinion in England that Lincoln would not win the 1864 election.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
5 November 1864
8 X 10 1/2 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product)
recto, lower left of cartoon: [JT]
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Presidents--United States--Election--1864
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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