Frank and Virginia Williams
This black and white illustration is of J. C. Pemberton, a career United States Army officer who resigned his commission to serve as a Confederate lieutenant-general during the American Civil War and was the commanding officer during the Confederate surrender at the Siege of Vicksburg. Pemberton is depicted wearing a dark, double-breasted military uniform with a high collar that's studded with stars. The etch artist, Charles B. Hall, is listed along the bottom edge of the illustration and Pemberton's signature is depicted beneath. This illustration is from volume seven, of Abraham Lincoln : A History by John G. Nicolay and John Hay.
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New York : The Century Co
Pemberton, John C., 1814 – 1881; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Nicolay and Hay’s Abraham Lincoln, Volume 7
The Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana
Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version)
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"Illustration, John C. Pemberton" (1890). Images. 373.