Scarce Civil War Patriotic cover/envelope titled; A Southern Gorilla (Guerilla) with Caption: "Oh! for a nig...., and oh! for a whip; Oh! for a cocktail, and oh! for a nip; Oh! for a shot at Old Greeley and Beecher; Oh! for a crack at a Yankee school-teacher; Oh! for a captain, and oh! for a ship; Oh! for a cargo of nig.... each trip," and so he kept oh-ing for all he had not. Not contented with owing for all that he'd got.
Publisher [New York] : New-York Union Envelope Deport , 144 Broadway.
An unique design showing a Dressed Rebel in uniform, with a belt full of weapons, the gorilla stands with a rifle in his right hand.
Cover has right side missing and is attached to scrapbook paper. But this version is quite scarce and any example is considered worth collecting.
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