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Creator Role

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Description

Photo reproduction of an allegorical scene denouncing the Buchanan administration and the Confederacy. Abraham Lincoln stands at the image's center alongside Liberty and Justice. Jefferson Davis stands beneath a palm tree whose trunk supports a snake. Buchanan is pictured asleep as John B. Floyd, Secretary of War, gathers coins into a bag.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

n.d.

Measurement

8 inches x 10 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

ink on paper; copying

Creation Location

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

Work Type

reproduction (derivative object)

Class

prints

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

8188

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.

The Outbreak of the Rebellion in the United States 1861.

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