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The CDV-sized lithograph features an oval portrait of James Murray Mason, Commissioner of the Confederacy to the United Kingdom. Mason was on of the two Confederate diplomats captured on a British ship during the Trent Affair.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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4"" X 2 3/8""
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product); lithography
recto, below portrait: MASON. / L. Prang & Co. Lith. Boston verso, inscribed at center: [3.00]
cartes-de-visite (card photographs) ; lithograph
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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