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Steel engraving: "Banner of South Carolina Convention." There are two columns of six tiles with the names of various slave holding states in each. At the top, there are three additional tiles with the "South Carolina, Georgia and Florida." At the bottom of the image, there is additional engravings. "Built from the Ruins" and "Banner of South Carolina Convention." There are also partially obscured broken tiles with the names of various non-slave holding states on them.
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Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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9 1/4 X 6 1/8 inches
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lithographic engraving (printing process)
Recto "Georgia, South Carolina, Florida, / Mississippi, Alabama,/ Maryland, Louisiana/ Kentucky, Missouri/ North Carolina, Arkansas/ Tennessee, Delaware, / Virginia, Texas/ BUILT FROM THE RUINS. / BANNER OF SOUTH CAROLINA. "
South Carolina--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; South Carolina--Politics and government--1861-1865; South Carolina--Charleston
lithographic engraving (print)
[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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