Monday, August 1, 2011
Patriotic Cover: Secession States Now and in the Future
Here is another patriotic cover I recently came across. Unfortunately, it does not have any printer's name, location or date on it, but it is obviously from early in the war, perhaps even 150 years ago this summer
This link should provide a larger view of this cover.
I do have a couple more of these I will be sharing soon and they have more detail in them, so there will be some more interpreting to do on them. I find items like this to be quite fascinating to review.
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