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The lithograph carte de visite depicts Jefferson Davis in woman's clothing holding a knife. A anonymous hand holds a gun, which is pointed at Davis. The image is printed on a white paper card with black ink.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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ink on paper card
recto, beneath image: Entered according to Act of Congress in the / year 1865 by L. Prang & Co. in the Clerk's / Office of the District Court of Mass. / L. Prang & Co. Boston, Mass / THE LAST OF THE CHEVALIERS. / (End of the play) / JEFF: " I thought your government was more mag- / nanimous than to hunt down women and children.
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
carte de visite
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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