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The print is an illustration from the book The Life Stories of Famous Americans. It depicts a scene where James Ewell Brown "Jeb" Stuart's (major general for the Confederate States of America) cavalry cut Union telegraph wires. The image is printed in black ink on off-white paper. It appears to have been removed from a bound volume. The item's verso contains an excerpt from page 106 of the book.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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6 1/2 X 5 inches
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ink on paper
recto, below image: STUART'S CAVALRY CUTTING TELEGRAPH WIRES verso, at top: 106 THE LIFE OF FAMOUS AMERICANS
Confederate States of America--History; Stuart, Jeb, 1833-1864; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
print ; excerpt
[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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