The Secretary of War Presenting a Stand of Colors to the 1st Regiment of Republican Bloodhounds.
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The Secretary of War Presenting a Stand of Colors to the 1st Regiment of Republican Bloodhounds.

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Date made: n.d.
Maker: Robinson, Henry R.
Place: New York, New York
Image size: Image: 10 3/8 x 14 5/8 in.; 26.3525 x 37.1475 cm
ID number: DL*60.3440
Negative number: 2003-19943


Description:

Color print of Secretary of War Joel B. Poinsett holding an American flag with an overall reddish hue containing a portrait of a dead Indian held in the teeth of a bloodhound. Francis P. Blair kneels on the ground, showing a map of Florida to uniformed bloodhounds who stand at attention on hind legs.