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Map of the Seat of War

Map of the Seat of War Patriotic cover
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This patriotic cover (envelope featuring images and slogans) was printed during the Civil War to promote the antislavery cause and depicts a map of the war, and in the bottom left corner, a young African American with the legend, "I'se de innocent cause ob all dis war trubble."

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