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The steel engraving depicts a bust portrait of General Henry Wager Halleck, General-in-Chief of all Union armies from July 23, 1862 until Ulysses S. Grant assumed the role on March 9, 1864. The engraving is printed in black in on off-white paper. It appears to have been torn from a bound volume.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
9 3/4 X 7 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
ink on paper steel engraving
Recto, below image, printed signature: H. W. Halleck
Halleck, H. W. (Henry Wager), 1815-1872
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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