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Browsing items in: Adalbert Volck Etchings - Enoch Pratt Free Library

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    • Writing the Emancipation Proclamation

    • Brown, John, 1800-1859; Emancipation Proclamation; Etchings; Haiti--Foreign public opinion, American--History--19th century; Propaganda, Confederate; Slave insurrections--Haiti--History--19th century;
    • Etching by Adalbert Volck that depicts Abraham Lincoln signing the Emancipation Proclamation. In the etching Lincoln has his foot on the U. S. Constitution, a devil holds the inkwell, a bottle of liquor and glasses sit on a table, and pictures...
    • Worship of the North

    • Abolitionists; Andrew, John A. (John Albion), 1818-1867; Beecher, Henry Ward, 1813-1887; Brown, John, 1800-1859; Butler, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1818-1893; Etchings; Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872; Halleck, H. W. (Henry Wager), 1815-1872;...
    • Etching by Adalbert Volck that depicts and satirizes Northern sympathizers such as Henry Ward Beecher, Charles Sumner, Horace Greeley, Ben Butler, President Abraham Lincoln, General Harry Halleck, General Winfield Scott, General David Hunter,...
    • Valient Men dat fight mit Siegel

    • Etchings; German American soldiers--History--19th century; Propaganda, Confederate; Sigel, Franz, 1824-1902; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Participation, German;
    • Etching by Adalbert Volck that depicts the brutality and mercilessness of Union General Franz Siegel's troops. General Siegel (most often spelled Sigel) was a German military officer who emigrated to the United States and came to prominence during...
    • Tracks of the Armies

    • Etchings; Propaganda, Confederate; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Destruction & pillage;
    • Etching by Adalbert Volck that depicts a young Confederate soldier returning home only to find his home destroyed, his wife dead, and see the tracks of destruction left by the Union armies throughout the South.
    • The Enlistment of Sickles' Brigade

    • Etchings; Sickles, Daniel Edgar, 1819-1914--Military service; Propaganda, Confederate; United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 70th (1861-1864); United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Caricatures and cartoons; United...
    • Etching by Adalbert Volck that depicts a disreputable class of men enlisted by Union Colonel Daniel Sickles for his Excelsior brigade.
    • Stone Blockade off Charleston, South Carolina

    • Etchings; Stone fleets; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Blockades; United States History Civil War, 1861-1865--Naval operations;
    • Etching by Adalbert Volck that depicts the use of a "stone fleet" at the entrance to the Charleston, South Carolina harbor. Stone fleets were ships that were bought, filled with stone, and then sunk at the entrance to Southern seaports to prevent...
    • Son and stranger

    • Chorley, Henry Fothergill, 1808-1872; Drawing; Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847; Operetta; Theater programs; Wednesday Club (Baltimore, Md.);
    • Sketches by Adalbert Volck for the Wednesday Club's production of the operetta, Son and Stranger. Thought to be the Henry Fothergill Chorley translation of Felix Mendelssohn's operetta, Die Heimkehr aus der Fremde, the story is about a rogue who...
    • Simon Tappertit - General Butler

    • Butler, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1818-1893; Caricatures and cartoons; Etching;
    • Etching by Adalbert Volck in which General Benjamin F. Butler, who later ran for governor of Massachusetts many times before being elected in 1882, is portrayed as Simon Tappertit, a character in Charles Dickens' book, Barnaby Rudge. Tappertit was...
    • Our boys

    • Byron, Henry J. (Henry James), 1835-1884; Drawing; Theater programs; Wednesday Club (Baltimore, Md.);
    • Sketch by Adalbert Volck for the Wednesday Club's production of the British dramatist Henry J. Byron comedy, Our Boys. In the scene there are three groups of people standing in a high-ceilinged Victorian drawing room. In the center of the room is a...

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