Description: Alexander Stephens (1812-1883), Congressman and Governor is best known for the position he held during the Civil War, Vice President of the Confederate States of America. He has signed the following quotation: "Honor and shame from no condition rise. Act well your part, there all the honor lies," which we present archivally matted with a period steel engraved portrait. 3 1/2" x 5" manuscript matted to 14 1/2" x 10". Item #A00318
Condition: Some minor paper loss not affecting text, lightly soiled, otherwise good.