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"By golly Massa Butler. I like dis better dan workin' in de field for ole Sesesh massa"
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7.8 cm x 14.2 cm
[unidentified printer, 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 polishing a pair of boots.