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The etching depicts Albert S. Johnston crossing a desert terrain on foot. With him are horses, loafers, and a Native American guide. The image takes place after Johnston resigned from his position in the Federal Army to join the Confederacy.
New York Historical Society Museum & Library. http://digitalcollections.nyhistory.org/islandora/object/islandora:31203 (accessed June 19, 2018).
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
8 X 10 1/4 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
etching on paper
Recto, above image at left: 20
Johnston, Albert Sidney, 1803-1862; Propaganda, Confederate; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Caricatures and cartoons
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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