Jeff. Davis, Pres.t. a secession envelope [graphic]

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Title

Jeff. Davis, Pres.t. a secession envelope [graphic]

Description

Jeff. Davis, Pres.t. a secession envelope. Dated between 1861 and 1865. This pro-Confederate envelope depicts the seven star secession flag and bears the names of Jeff Davis and Alexander H. Stephens. The Confederacy used the seven-star flag as its national flag from March 4, 1861 until May 21, 1861.

Note: Title from item.

Source

Collection of Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library, Lexington, Massachusetts. USM 017

Date

between 1861 and 1865

Rights

This image is presented for research and educational purposes only, and may not be distributed or re-published without permission from the Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library.

Language

English

Identifier

A1985/012/0867

Coverage

Is Part Of

William Caleb Loring Illustrated Envelope Collection. See the Museum Archives for more information regarding this collection.

Illustrated Patriotic Envelopes of the American Civil War exhibition

Extent

1 item ; 8 x 14 cm.

Provenance

Gift of William Caleb Loring.

Citation

“Jeff. Davis, Pres.t. a secession envelope [graphic],” digitalVGW, accessed April 21, 2024, https://digitalvgw.omeka.net/items/show/870.