New York: E. & H.T. Anthony, circa 1863. Albumen photograph, 8.8 x 5.6 cm. mounted on a Carte de Visite mount. Reproduced from a satirical drawing. The printed reverse bears the imprint, "Published by E. & H.T. Anthony, 501 Broadway, New York, Manufacturers of the best Photographic Albums." Mild wear to the mount edges; a very good example. Item #52834
During the American Civil War, Secesh, slang for secessionist, was an insulting term applied to those who fought for the Confederacy.