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Allen Libby wearing Masonic Pin
1863-1865
A. Constant
USA: Louisiana, New Orleans
Carte-de-Visite
Overall: 4" h x 2 3/8" w
Gift of Jacques Noel Jacobsen Jr.
2009.021.9

Carte-de-visite photograph of Allen Libby. He has dark hair combed back from his face, a mustache and beard. Subject wears a dark coat with stand-up collar and a white shirt. On his coat is a Masonic square and compasses pin. Printed on the back is the maker's name, "A. Constant / Photographer / 21 Hospital St. / New Orleans." Handwritten in ink on the back is "Allen Libby / Warren / Maine." Affixed to the back is a rust-colored tax stamp in the amount of one cent; it shows George Washington in the center.



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