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Standing portrait of Isaac Toucey, Secretary of the Navy, 1857-61.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
4 X 2 3/8 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product); albumen process
verso, inscribed at top: Isaac Toucey / Isaac Toucey / 1796-1869 / Appointed Secretary / of the Navy / 6 March 1857 / [$15.00] verso, backmark: Published by / E. ANTHONY / 501 Broadway / NEW YORK. / FROM / PHOTOGRAPHIC NEGATIVE / in / BRADY'S / National Portrait Gallery verso, inscribed below backmark: succeded [sic] by / Gideon Welles. / "He was accused by the / republicans of sympathizing with / the south during his adminestration [sic] / of the Navy Dept. and it was / claimed he sent U. S. War vessels / abroad in the intrest [sic] of the / Confederates, an accusation he / vehemently denied"
Carte de visite photographs; Toucey, Isaac, 1796-1869
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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