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The CDV-sized engraving features a portrait of E. E. Ellsworth, the first Union officer to die in the American Civil War. In the portrait, Ellsworth's image is surrounded by an oval frame. He is pictured in uniform.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
4 X 2 1/2 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product); engraving (printing process)
recto, below portrait: COL. E. E. ELLSWORTH. verso, inscribed at top: [5.00]
Ellsworth, E. E. (Elmer Ephraim), 1837-1861
cartes-de-visite (card photographs) ; engraving (print)
[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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