Jeff. Davis, Pres.t. a secession envelope

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Title

Jeff. Davis, Pres.t. a secession envelope

Description

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. Forms part of the William Caleb Loring illustrated envelope collection.

Source

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

Date

1862?

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.

Identifier

A1985/012/0867

Coverage

Extent

1 item ; 8 x 14 cm.

Provenance

Gift of William Caleb Loring.

Item Relations

This item has no relations.

Citation

“Jeff. Davis, Pres.t. a secession envelope,” digitalVGW, accessed June 16, 2019, https://digitalvgw.omeka.net/items/show/870.