"Arrival at Chickasaw Bayou of Jefferson Davis' Negroes" from his Plantation on the Mississippi Below Vicksburg, Mississippi
Graphite on beige paper
Overall: 9 5/8 x 13 1/2 in. ( 24.4 x 34.3 cm )
Civil War Drawings Collection. Published in Frank Leslie's The Civil War In The United States, 1896.
James B. Wilbur Fund
Inscribed at upper left in graphite: "Arrival at Chickasaw Bayou of Jeff. Davis / Negroes, from his plantation on the Mississippi / below Vickburg"
John T. Kavanaugh Collection, Rutherford, New Jersey, 1945
Holzer, Harold and The New-York Historical Society. "The Civil War in 50 Objects." New York: Viking, 2013.
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