Modern Blondin

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Creator:LOUISiana Digital Library
Title:Modern Blondin
Description:

Jefferson Davis, walking a tightrope over a large waterfall towards the Capitol building with an American flag on top and a Union solider. On the other side is a man ready to cut the tightrope with an ax. Caption: "This modern Blondin leaves but one impression/Upon the mind of every calm spectator: How easily we circumvent Secession/Must now be clearly seen by this arch-traitor."

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Types:StillImage
Subjects:United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 | United States, 37.09024, -95.712891
Collection:Contrabands
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

Rights and Usage:

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/

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

Related Materials:

http://american-south.org/

Persistent Link to Item:http://digitallibrary.tulane.edu/islandora/object/tulane:17410