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"Arrival at Chickasaw Bayou of Jefferson Davis' Negroes" from his Plantation on the Mississippi Below Vicksburg, Mississippi

"Arrival at Chickasaw Bayou of Jefferson Davis' Negroes" from his Plantation on the Mississippi Below Vicksburg, Mississippi
Title
"Arrival at Chickasaw Bayou of Jefferson Davis' Negroes" from his Plantation on the Mississippi Below Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date 
ca. 1862
Medium 
Graphite on beige paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 9 5/8 x 13 1/2 in. ( 24.4 x 34.3 cm )
Description 
Civil War Drawings Collection. Published in Frank Leslie's The Civil War In The United States, 1896.
Credit Line 
James B. Wilbur Fund
Object Number 
1945.580.107
Inscriptions 
Inscribed at upper left in graphite: "Arrival at Chickasaw Bayou of Jeff. Davis / Negroes, from his plantation on the Mississippi / below Vickburg"
Provenance 
John T. Kavanaugh Collection, Rutherford, New Jersey, 1945
Bibliography 
Holzer, Harold and The New-York Historical Society. "The Civil War in 50 Objects." New York: Viking, 2013.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group