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Creator Role

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Description

The CDV features a photograph of a a print depicting a vignette portrait of Lew Wallace, a Union General in the United States Civil War. In the portrait, Wallace is pictured wearing his uniform. The top two corners of the CDV have been trimmed at a diagonal.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

n.d.

Measurement

4 X 2 1/2 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

paper (fiber product); albumen process

Inscription

recto, inscribed below print: Gen Lew Wallace verso, inscribed at top: [4.00] verso, backmark: CHESTNUT ST. / PHILADA. PHOTOGRAPHIC CO. / 730 / PHILADELPHIA

Creation Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Work Type

albumen prints ; cartes-de-visite (card photographs)

Class

CDVs

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

ID

790

Digital ID

FVW_00790

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries.

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Vignette Portrait of Lew Wallace

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