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Maryland, Volck's adopted state, was a border state during the American Civil War. The Potomac River served as a physical barrier between the Union and Confederacy, which is depicted in the etching.
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian. http://npg.si.edu/object/npg_NPG.79.95.L (accessed June 19, 2018).
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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8 X 10 1/8 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
etching on paper
Recto, above image at left: 8
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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