Frank and Virginia Williams
This black and white illustration depicts William T. Sherman, a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War (1861–1865), achieving recognition for his command of military strategy as well as criticism for the harshness of the scorched-earth policies that he implemented against the Confederate States. Sherman is depicted wearing a dark, double-breasted military uniform with star-studded shoulder boards and a white shirt. Sheridan's signature is depicted below the illustration. The illustration is from volume nine of Abraham Lincoln : A History by John G. Nicolay and John Hay.
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New York : The Century Co
Sherman, William Tecumseh, 1820 – 1891; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Nicolay and Hay’s Abraham Lincoln, Volume 10
The Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana
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"Illustration, W.T. Sherman" (1890). Images. 567.