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Color bookplate from unidentified volume: ""Kearsarge sinking the Alabama..."" Copyright 1887, by L. Prang & Co., Boston. After a painting by J.O. Davidson. Depiction of a naval battle during the American Civil War. Soliders wearing blue uniforms are decpicted preparing a cannon for fire. In the background, there are a depiction of a sinking ship.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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8 3/4 X 12 inches
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paper (fiber product); engraving (printing process); ink on paper
recto, bottom right: "COPYRIGHT, 1887, BY L. PRANG & CO. BOSTON"recto, bottom-center: "Kearsarge Sinking the Alabama, June 19, 1864"
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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