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The carte de visite features a standing portrait of Robert Toombs, one of the organizers of the Confederate States of America and its first Secretary of State.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
4"" X 2 1/2""
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product); albumen process
recto, inscribed below print: Robert Toombs / [Traitor?] verso, inscribed at top: [$40.00] verso, backmark: PUBLISHED BY / E. ANTHONY, / 501 Broadway, / NEW YORK. / FROM / PHOTOGRAPHIC / NEGATIVE, / BY / M. B. BRADY.
Carte de visite photographs; Toombs, Robert Augustus, 1810-1885
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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