1. Creator/Author:
  2. Detroit Advertiser and Tribune (1)

Deplorable Cowardice of M'Clellan During the Battle of Malvern

Creator:
Detroit Advertiser and Tribune
Location:
Michigan
Origin Date:
1864
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 19 3/16 in x 13 9/16 in
Item ID:
71.2009.083.1240
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Fine Art

Description

This anti-McClellan campaign broadside repeats an 1862 account by O. J. Bissell, Late Surgeon of the U.S.S. Jacob Bell, of General McClellan expecting to surrender his army because "the Federal cause had failed and the government would have to acknowledge the southern confederacy." Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum