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Rebel Soldiers Buying U.S. Gold and Treasury Notes from Union Prisoners, Charleston, South Carolina

Object Number: 
1945.580.72
Date: 
1861-65
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 x 5 1/4 in. ( 12.7 x 13.3 cm ) mat: 14 x 11 in. ( 35.6 x 27.9 cm )
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower left in graphite: "WTC"; verso inscribed at upper center: "Rebel Soldiers Buying U.S. Gold and Treasury notes / from Union Prisoners. / near[?] Charleston S.C."
Description: 
Civil War Drawings Collection.
Credit Line: 
James B. Wilbur Fund
Provenance: 
John T. Kavanaugh Collection, Rutherford, New Jersey, 1945
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group