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The black and white engraving features a vignette portrait of Stephen A. Douglas from the chest up. It is printed with black ink on off-white paper that shows signs of foxing. The print appears to have been removed from a bound volume, John S. C. Abbott's The History of the Civil War in America.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
ca. 1863 through 1866
9 5/8 X 6 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
ink on paper, engraving
recto, below portrait: Engd. by W. G. Jackman. / S.A. Douglas [printed signature] / S. A. DOUGLAS / Engraved expressly for Abbot's Civil War.
Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861
[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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