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Description

The carte de visite features a composite of oval portraits of various statesmen and generals of the American Civil War.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Measurement

3 7/8 X 2 1/2 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

paper (fiber product); albumen process

Inscription

recto, below composite: Statesmen & Generals / of THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR. verso, inscribed at top: [$50.00] verso, backmark: STATIONER E. COX WALKER BOOKSELLER. / 97 97 / HANOVER STREET / LIVERPOOL / ASHFORD BROTHERS & Co. / Photographic Publishers, / 76, Newgate Street, / LONDON. / No ............................

Creation Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Work Type

albumen prints--cartes-de-visite (card photographs)

Class

Article

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

ID

1012

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Various statesmen and generals

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