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[General Benjamin F. Butler holding cleaning supplies and President Abraham Lincoln.]

Image ID: 813341

[General Benjamin F. Butler holding cleaning supplies and President Abraham Lincoln.] (1863)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [General Benjamin F. Butler holding cleaning supplies and President Abraham Lincoln.]

Creator

: Mclenan, John, 1827-1866 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1863

Depicted Date

: 1863

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 15 x 12 cm. (5 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "Uncle Abe: 'Hello! Ben, is that you? Glad to see you!' Butler: 'Yes, Uncle Abe. Got through with that New Orleans job. Cleaned them out and scrubbed them up! Any more scrubbing to give out?'" Written on mount: "Jan 17, 1863."

Original Source

: From Harper's weekly : a journal of civilization. (New York : Harper' s Weekly Co., 1857-1916) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / American history -- 1863

Source Description

: 4 folders (152 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC AME-1863

Digital ID

: 813341

Record ID

: 702668

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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