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The Union Volunteer
  • Currier & Ives, publisher
    active 1834–1907
  • The Union Volunteer, 1861
  • Where object was made: New York, United States
  • color lithograph
  • Object Height/Width: 454 x 343 mm
    Object Height/Width: 17 7/8 x 13 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1050

Union soldier with right arm raised, holding a sword. His left hand is holding up a flag pole with the American flag on it. The soldier is standing on top of a flag and cannon.