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Description

The CDV features a seated portrait of Winfield Scott, a general in the United States Army. In the portrait, Scott is seated in a chair and holds a sword with his proper left hand.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

1862

Measurement

4 X 2 3/8 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

paper (fiber product); albumen process

Inscription

recto, below print: Entered according to Act of Congress A. D. 1862 by M. B. Brady in the Clerk's / office of the District Court of the U. S. for the So. District of New York. verso, inscribed at top: Gen Scott verso, backmark: Published by / E. & H. T. ANTHONY / 501 Broadway / New York / EA / FROM / PHOTOGRAPHIC NEGATIVE / in / BRADY'S / National Portrait Gallery

Creation Location

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

Work Type

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

Class

Article

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

826

Digital ID

FVW_00826

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.

Seated Portrait of Winfield Scott

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