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Object Name HANDKERCHIEF
Catalog Number 0985.03.00056
Description Handkercheif of linen with printed design of red and blue checked border and portrait of Jefferson Davis in center of field.
Provenance Donated as a handkerchief that came through the blockade of Southern ports. This attribution is spurious as the portrait of Davis is based on images of him late in life.
People Davis, Jefferson
Subjects Blockade running (tentative)
Blockades (tentative)