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Bold but wary.
Patriotic envelope collection. Series I: Civil War envelopes, 1861-1865.
New-York Historical Society
Pictorial Envelope: 1 envelope; 3 x 5 1/2 in. Shield with star, moon and palm tree. White envelope with black ink. Image on top-left. Printed around a Phrygian cap: 'SOUTHERN RIGHTS.' Printed on banner below shield: 'DEATH BEFORE DISHONOR.' Printed below image: BOLD, BUT WARY.'
Confederate States of AmericaHonor
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