Jefferson Davis hanging

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Creator:LOUISiana Digital Library
Title:Jefferson Davis hanging

Jefferson Davis is pictured hanging from a noose, with the words "Let me alone" on the gallows. Caption: "Jeff Davis. Taken from Life." There is a barrel of whiskey next to his hanging body.

Subjects:United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 | United States, 37.09024, -95.712891
Institution:Howard-Tilton Memorial Library Special Collections (Tulane University)
Contributors:Howard-Tilton Memorial Library. Special Collections
Original Material:

Alfred S. Lippman Collection of Civil War postal covers, Manuscripts Collection 993, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana

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Physical rights are retained by the Louisiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U. S. copyright laws.

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