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Civil War Caricature Postal Covers, circa 1861-1863

Title
Civil War Caricature Postal Covers, circa 1861-1863
ID
SC 00048
Extent
1.0 Folder
Scope and Contents
Collection of eight unused illustrated postal covers. Each with a wood engraving, printed in red or black, and satirizing the Confederate leadership or military as seen from the Union point of view.
Creators
Unknown.
Subjects
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Genres
Wood engravings (prints)

Detailed Description

Full Finding Aid/Box List

Administrative Information

Acquired
11/10/2015.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
Purchase
Related Materials
Civil War Collection, Swem Library, The College of William and Mary
Preferred Citation
Civil War Carciature Postal Covers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, The College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Collection
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