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A. Lincoln

Creator:
New York Tribune
Location:
New York, New York
Origin Date:
1909
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 12 11/16 in x 9 1/2 in
Item ID:
71.2009.081.2281
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Fine Art

Description

This print features a head and shoulders portrait of President Abraham Lincoln done from a photograph taken of him on November 8, 1863, in Washington, D. C. President Lincoln faces the viewer and is wearing a black frock coat, waistcoat, and bow tie. Just above the bottom edge of the image printed in white ink: "A. Lincoln, Born in Hardin Co. Ky. February 12th, 1809; Died at Washington April 15th 1865. Supplement of the New York Tribune, Feb. 7-09." Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum