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Colonel John Singleton Mosby, CSA

Creator:
W. M. Brown
Location:
Virginia, Richmond
Origin Date:
1960-1975
Materials:
paper
Item ID:
71.2009.083.0490
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Cartoons, Broadsides & Ephemera

Description

This color postcard features a reproduction of a painting by artist Edward Caledon Bruce in 1865 of Colonel John Singleton Mosby of the Confederate army. The half-length portrait depicts Colonel Mosby's body facing toward the viewer's right with his head turned almost to face the viewer. The postcard reverse is undivided. The caption is printed in the upper left corner. Part of The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum.