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Photograph of the Chicago City Hall-County Building after the death of Abraham Lincoln. The picture shows a crowd of people in line to view the body of Abraham Lincoln.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
2 3/8 X 4 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product); albumen process
recto, at left of print: Court House Chicago / draped in mourning / The crowd of people recto at right of print: [passing] through to / to see the face of / Abraham Lincoln verso, in back mark: D. C. PRATT, / Photographic Artist, / BROADWAY, / AURORA, ILL. verso, inscribed at bottom: [$165.00] / 2
Carte de visite photographs; Chicago City Hall (Chicago, Ill.); Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
albumen prints--cartes-de-visite (card photographs)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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