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The persuasive eloquence of the Sunny South
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8.5 cm x 14.2 cm
[Philadelphia: King & Baird, 1861-1865]
This patriotic cover (envelope featuring images and slogans) was printed during the Civil War to promote the antislavery cause and depicts an African American tied to a pole being whipped.