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Title

Oyster Day

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Description

The stereograph features a black and white image of a woman, man, boy, and girl. The woman has her hands placed in a bowl of oysters, and the man has an oyster raised to his face in preparation to eat. The image is mounted on a yellow card with rounded edges. Title information appears on the card's reverse.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

n.d.

Measurement

3 7/16 X 7 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

albumen print on paper card

Inscription

verso, handwritten at left of card: ty / 18 verso, embossed at left of card: Oyster Day.

Creation Location

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

Work Type

stereograph

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

6796

Digital ID

FVW_06796

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.

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