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Steel engraving: ""Libby Prison as it is Now."" In the foreground, there is a canon firing at a Libby Prison. In the center of the image, there is narrow water way with several sail boats. Libby Prison is depicted as being damaged, but functional. There is smoke coming out of the tallest chimney.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
6 1/4 X 9 1/2 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
lithographic engraving (printing process)
recto, bottom: "LIBBY PRISON AS IT NOW IS"; "R.C. Collins"
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Virginia--Politics and government--1861-1865; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
lithographic engravings (prints)
[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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