1. Curated Grouping:
  2. The Emancipation Proclamation

The Proclamation of Emancipation by Abraham Lincoln

Creator:
Ames, D. T.
Publisher:
Ames, D. T.
Collection:
Lincoln National Collection
Location:
Syracuse, New York
Date of Original:
1866
Description:
CDV, Abraham Lincoln, bearded, head and shoulders, within central oval with facsimile of Emancipation Proclamation in background and eagle above, surrounded by oval portraits of ten Cabinet officers and four Union officers at corners, in uniform; photograph of an illustration by D.T. Ames with portrait of Lincoln based on a photograph taken by Anthony Berger in Washington, D.C., on February 9, 1864. Advertisement for Ames' National Business College in Syracuse, N.Y., on reverse.
Subject:
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; United States. President (1861-1865: Lincoln). Emancipation Proclamation; Cabinet officers--1860-1870; United States. Army--Officers--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Category:
Photographs
Format of Original:
Photograph
Item ID:
LN-1130
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Digital File ID:
LN-1130.tif
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only