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Description

The carte de visite depicts a vignette portrait image of Colonel Edward Dickinson Baker, an English-born American politician, lawyer, and military leader.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1861

Measurement

3 3/4 X 2 5/16 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

albumen print on paper card

Inscription

recto, handwritten in pencil: Baker verso, handwritten in pencil: Col Baker / Gen Ed. Baker of California / Friend of Lincoln, Killed at / Bull's Bluff, Va 1861 verso, printed: Charles D. Fredericks & Co. / "Specialité," / 587 Broadway, New York.

Creation Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Work Type

carte-de-visite (card photograph)

Class

Article

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

ID

7124

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Vignette Photograph of Edward Dickinson Baker

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