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The black and white Carte de Visite depicts depicts Lincoln assasssination coconspirator Lewis Thornton Powell (also known as Payne and other aliases) standing, with his hand in shackles; The card is trimmed at its top corners
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
3 3/4 X 2 3/8 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
albumen print on paper card
Recto, bottom: PAYNE, alias WOOD, alias HALL. / Arrested as an Associate of Booth in the Conspiracy. / Entered according to Act of Congress, by Alex. Gardner, in the year 1865, in / the Clerk's Office of the District Court for the District of Columbia.; Verso: ALEX. GARDNER. / Photographer to the Army of the Potomac. / GALLERIES / 511 SEVENTH STREET AND 332 PENNSYLVANIA AV. / PUBLISHED BY / PHILP & SOLOMONS, / WASHINGTON D.C.
Payne, Lewis, 1845-1865
carte de visite
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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