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The carte de visite depicts a vignette portrait image of Colonel Edward Dickinson Baker, an English-born American politician, lawyer, and military leader.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
3 3/4 X 2 5/16 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
albumen print on paper card
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.
Baker, Edward Dickinson, 1811-1861; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military personnel
carte-de-visite (card photograph)
[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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