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Confederate president Jefferson Davis appears in this cartoon pull-tab lithograph. The tab changes his expression from a smile about the Confederate victory at Fort Sumter to a frown over the surrender of Vicksburg.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
5 1/2 X 2 3/4 inches (tab upright)
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product); lithography
recto, when tab is upright: JEFF DAVIS, / after the surrender of / FORT SUMTER / April 13 1861 / Postage 3 cents recto, when tab is pulled down: JEFF DAVIS, / after the surrender of / VICKSBURG / July 4 1863 / Postage 3 cents verso, inscribed at top: 250- / 84 verso, backmark: Designed and published by D. C. Johnston Studio building / Tremont St BOSTON
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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