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The etching depicts J.E.B. Stuart's cavalry conducting a raid. The Confederate horsemen are shown shooting Union soldiers, removing an American flag, and harassing the owner of an alehouse. J.E.B. Stuart's cavalry on a raid; much chaos as the mounted Confederates shoot Union soldiers, tear down the Union flag and harass a ""Hezekiah Skinflint"" who runs an alehouse.
New York Historical Society Museum & Library. http://digitalcollections.nyhistory.org/islandora/object/islandora:31204 (accessed June 19, 2018).
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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8 X 10 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
etching on paper
Recto, above image at left: 21 recto, below image, handwritten in pencil: 21
Raids (Military science); Stuart, Jeb, 1833-1864; 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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