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The CDV features a photograph of a print depicting a vignette portrait of Benjamin Butler, a major general of the Union Army. In the portrait, Butler wears his Union Army uniform and is turned slightly to his proper right. The CDV's top corners have been trimmed at an angle.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
4 X 2 3/8 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product); albumen process
recto, below print: GEN. B. F. BUTLER
Butler, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1818-1893; Carte de visite photographs
albumen prints ; cartes-de-visite (card photographs)
[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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