Honest Abe's Rudder.
Engraved cartoon, from the Victorian-era magazine Fun. The cartoon depicts a caricature image of a canine Abraham Lincoln. To his tail, kettles labeled IRONSIDE and MONITOR are tied as he flees from battle at Fort Sumter.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
9 May 1863
8 1/2 X 11 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product)
bottom left corner of cartoon: MM
Fort Sumter (Charleston, S.C.); Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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