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Reproduction of Currier & Ives: "The Sinking of the "Cumberland"..." From Portfolio #2 of an 8 portfolio set: "Currier & Ives...Engravings For The People Of The Civil War." A color print which depicts the sinking of the "Cumberland." A ship is depicted being fired upon by an iron clad.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
10 3/4 X 15 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
ink on paper; engraving (printing process)
recto bottom center: "The Sinking of the "Cumberland" By the Ironclad "Merrimac", off Newport News VA March 8th 1862./ The Cumberland went down with all her.... "
color print--reproduction (derivative object)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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