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The poster is a promotional item advertising an event commemorating the Battle of the Hampton Roads, which was the first battle to take place between two ironclad warships. A straight-on image of an ironclad ship is featured on the poster; a black silhouette of an ironclad ship and blue backdrop make up the background of the image. At the bottom, the event sponsors and their logos are listed.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
24 X 15 1/8 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
ink on paper
recto, at top: IRONCLAD REVOLUTION / 1862 MARCH 9 2007 recto, at bottom: An Ironclad Promise of Adventure.
Ironclads; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
[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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