Union War Prisoners Association Broadside, Castle Pinckney, Charleston, SC, 1861

Printed broadside, 26 x 29.5 in., matted to 29.25 x 33.5 in. Union War Prisoners Association, Organized in Charleston Jail December 31st 1861. New York: Otto Boetticher, copyright 1863. Signatures of imprisoned soldiers along with their ranks and regiments appear in cartouches, with vignettes showing prisons in Richmond, Columbia, Salisbury, Charleston, and New Orleans, organized on grid of criss-crossing chain links. "C. Walter fecit" at lower right.


Broadside with brittleness, and some creasing/tearing at edges but with recent archival restoration.

Estimate: $1,200 - $1,600

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