Jeff's last shift. Capture of Jeff. Davis, May 10th, 1865, at Irwinsville, Ga.
1 print on wove paper : lithograph ; image 26.9 x 35.1 cm. | One of the less outlandish variations on the popular theme of Jefferson Davis's capture by Union soldiers. (See "The Chas-ed "Old Lady" of the C.S.A.," no. 1865-11.) In a wooded setting Davis, wearing a bonnet and dress and wielding a Bowie knife, tries unsuccessfully to flee from three armed Union...
Bufford, John Henry - Baker, Joseph E., Approximately