Library of Congress
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Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division
Library of Congress Prints and Photograph Collection
Artist: James E. Taylor
Ezra Hoyt Ripple of Scranton, Pennsylvania, a former prisoner at Florence Stockade, commissioned James E. Taylor in 1897 to do a set of watercolors as lantern-slide illustrations for his extensive speaking engagements on his war-time experiences.