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A 'Horse Marine' of the C.S.A.
Patriotic envelope collection. Series I: Civil War envelopes, 1861-1865.
Ridenburgh, Wm. (William)
New-York Historical Society
Pictorial Envelope: 1 envelope; 2 5/8 x 4 3/4in. A plump figure with a naval hat on sits atop a wooden horse with a spyglass in his hand. Cream envelope with black ink. Image on left side. Printed above image: 'A 'Horse Marine' of / the C. S. A.' Printed vertically at left of image: 'Wm. Ridenburgh, 140 Nassau St N. Y.'
Soldiers--Confederate States of America--Caricatures and cartoons
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About the Creator: William Ridenburgh was a publisher who worked at 140 Nassau Street in New York City during the American Civil War.