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Ñ Currier-Ives Third Petersburg 1865
Currier and Ives was the most prolific and successful company of lithographers in the U.S. Its lithographs represented every phase of American life, including the American Civil War. Currier and Ives was a successful American printmaking firm headed by Nathaniel Currier (1813–1888) and James Merritt Ives (1824–1895). The firm called itself “the Grand Central Depot for Cheap and Popular Prints” and advertised its lithographs as “colored engravings for the people.”
Currier and Ives Civil War lithographs http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Currier_and_Ives_Civil_War_lithographs
This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published (or registered with the U.S. Copyright Office) before January 1, 1923.

Currier-Ives Third Petersburg 1865

Currier and Ives was the most prolific and successful company of lithographers in the U.S. Its lithographs represented every phase of American life, including the American Civil War. Currier and Ives was a successful American printmaking firm headed by Nathaniel Currier (1813–1888) and James Merritt Ives (1824–1895). The firm called itself “the Grand Central Depot for Cheap and Popular Prints” and advertised its lithographs as “colored engravings for the people.”

Currier and Ives Civil War lithographs http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Currier_and_Ives_Civil_War_lithographs

This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published (or registered with the U.S. Copyright Office) before January 1, 1923.

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