Our Cause is Just. Fight on Remember Ellsworth.

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Our Cause is Just. Fight on Remember Ellsworth.

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Title: Our Cause is Just. Fight on Remember Ellsworth.
Abstract: Illustrated Civil War envelopes with patriotic symbols, slogans and cartoons, mostly Northern, including a few Southern ones.
Description: A group of Union soldiers accompanied by a zouave raise their weapons and wave the Union flag. They march over dead bodies. An onlooker watches from city buildings in the background. Ellsworth was killed after taking down a Confederate flag during the occupation of Alexandria, Virginia. Ellsworth was a close friend of Abraham Lincoln.
Permanent Link: http://hdl.handle.net/10822/550844
Date Issued: 2005-11-28
Date Created: 1861
Rights: All Rights Reserved by Georgetown University Library.
Subject: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 ; United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865 ; Covers (Philately) -- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 ; Envelopes (Stationary) ; Cachets (Philately) ; Patriotism -- United States ; Ellsworth, E. E. (Elmer Ephraim), 1837-1861 ; Zouave ; Soldiers ; Flag ; United States Civil War ; US Civil War ; Patriotic envelopes ; Union flag ; Confederate flag ; Buildings ; Sword ; Rifles
Type: Ephemera


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