The Wounded Scout
A highly admired piece, The Wounded Scout illustrates a formerly enslaved person leading and protecting a wounded soldier. Its contemporaneous admirers included Jessie Benton Frémont, Henry Ward Beecher, Lydia Maria Childs, and Abraham Lincoln.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
22 3/8 x 11 1/2
Materials and Techniques Display
Front base: " John Rogers New York The Wounded Scout A friend in the swamp"
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Civil War
[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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