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Patriotic envelope collection. Series I: Civil War envelopes, 1861-1865.
Wells, John G. (John Gaylord), 1821-1880
New-York Historical Society
Pictorial Envelope: 1 envelope; 3 x 5 1/2 in. Liberty, holding banner bearing title and motto, sits with American shield, eagle, and Connecticut state seal. White envelope with orange ink. Image on left with banner across top and shield in top-right corner.
Connecticut--History--Civil War, 1861-1865ArmorAllegoriesLibertyEaglesEmblems, State--Connecticut
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About the Creator: Attributed to John Gaylord Wells, likely also the author of 'Every Man His Own Lawyer and Business Form Book: A Complete Guide in All Matters of Law and Business Negotiations, for Every State in the Union' (New York: Robert Macoy, 1875).