Ellsworth and Butler

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Creator:LOUISiana Digital Library
Title:Ellsworth and Butler

Portraits of Elmer Ellsworth and General Benjamin Butler, with quotes, against an American flag. Butler: "Whatever our politics, the government must be sustained." Ellsworth: "Whatever may happen, cherish the consolation that I was engaged in the performance of a sacred duty."

Subjects:United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Butler, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1818-1893 | Ellsworth, E. E. (Elmer Ephraim), 1837-1861 | United States, 37.09024, -95.712891
Institution:Howard-Tilton Memorial Library Special Collections (Tulane University)
Contributors:Howard-Tilton Memorial Library. Special Collections | 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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Persistent Link to Item:https://digitallibrary.tulane.edu/islandora/object/tulane:17417