A Bird's Eye View of the Great Southern Loan
Illustrated Civil War envelopes with patriotic symbols, slogans and cartoons, mostly Northern, including a few Southern ones.
A federal (bald) eagle carrying a man by the seat of his pants. The man is saying that, All we ask is to be let alone." The man is holding a symbolic representation of Fort Sumter in one arm and of a capitol building in the other. The name Jeff Davis is printed on man pants leg."
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