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African-American man with knapsack walking away from a Caucasian man lynched from a tree branch. White envelope with blue ink. Image on left. "Judas vile betrayed his master, I betrayed fair liberty. We meet the same end of high treason and dangle from the same high tree. Massa Davis, what a figure, you will cut upon dat swing. I'd sooner be the poorest nigger, den the whitest 'cotton king.'"

Subject

United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 Caricatures and cartoons Patriotism African Americans -- Pictorial works Slaves -- United States -- Pictorial works Lynching Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889

Date Original

1861-1865

Number of Images

2

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Back of Image

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Date Contributed

7-2020

Identifier

DP0012813_b

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image

Rights

This image is posted publicly for non-profit educational uses, excluding printed publication. For permission to reproduce images and/or for copyright information contact Special Collections & University Archives, University of Central Florida Libraries, Orlando, FL 32816, (407) 823-2576.

File Location

African American Legacy: The Carol Mundy Collection, 1794-2010.
UCF Special Collections Manuscripts - 5th Floor -- CFM2009_02
The Carol Mundy Collection Finding Aid

Collection

Civil War in the American South.
http://www.american-south.org This item is made available to the ASERL Civil War in the American South portal.

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