1. Creator/Author:
  2. Anthony Berger (2)

President Abraham Lincoln reading the Bible to his Son

Creator:
Anthony Berger
Location:
New York, New York
Origin Date:
1865
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 22 in x 18 in
Item ID:
71.2009.081.0250
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Fine Art

Description

This photographic print depicts President Abraham Lincoln reading to his son Tad. President Lincoln sits in profile with a book open on his lap. Tad stands beside him, looking at the book. The title is printed below. The original photograph was taken February 9, 1864. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum.