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Patriotic envelope collection. Series I: Civil War envelopes, 1861-1865.
Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell), 1826-1905
New-York Historical Society
Pictorial Envelope: 1 envelope; 3 x 5 1/2 in. Woman dressed in stars and stripes with rifle, backpack and military hat. White envelope with red and blue ink. Image on left. Printed below image: 'HOME GUARD.' Printed vertically at left of image: 'J. R. Hawley, Cincinnati, Ohio.'
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About the Creator: Joseph R. Hawley (October 31, 1826 - March 18, 1905) was a Civil War General, newspaper editor and journalist, as well as the 42nd Governor of Connecticut.