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Oval, color portrait of Jefferson Davis, after 19th century print. Facsimile signature at bottom, text on reverse. From set: ""Leaders Of The Confederacy,"" pub. 1960 by Edraydo, Inc., Haverford,Pa. The portrait is printed on a gray colored paper. The inscriptions are in a blue colored script. "Jefferson Davis" is printed in cursive beneath the portrait. Jefferson Davis's portrait is set against a white colored background with leaves, vines and other ornate decorations. Jefferson Davis is facing the right side of the page.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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12 X 9 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
ink on paper
recto, bottom center: "Jefferson Davis " recto bottom right: "An Edraydo Color Print, Copyright 1960 by Donald E. Cooke/ Published by Edraydo Incorporated, Haverford, Pennsylvania" verso top right: "Jefferson Davis/ Son of Samuel Davis, a Revolutionary solider, Jefferson Davis/ was born in Todd County, Kentucky, in 1808; was was graduated at/ West Point in 1828..."
color prints (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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