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"The Battle of Booneville, or the Great Missouri Lion Hunt."

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Identifier: P0084-1176

Title: "The Battle of Booneville, or the Great Missouri Lion Hunt."

Description: Sketch of a lion with Gen. Lyon's face and epaulettes chasing caricatures of Gov. Jackson in a woman's dress and a general in uniform (Gen. Price?). "Let out! General, let out! he's getting close to us." (written above Governor Jackson). "Oh Govner Jackson I'm trying all I can to hold in" (written above general). "THE BATTLE OF BOONEVILLE, OR THE GREAT MISSOURI LION HUNT." (below image).

Rights: UND

Place: United States
Missouri

Dates: 1861

Type(s): Lithograph
Image

Maker/Creator:

Subjects: Battle of Booneville
Lion
hunt
Political cartoons
Civil War, 1861-1865
Jefferson Davis
Men
Soldiers
uniform
Running
Cartoons and comics
Armed Forces
Nathaniel Lyon
Battles

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