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Creator Role

designer

Description

The color Polaroid features the back view of a memorial fan. The fan depicts the Abraham Lincoln assassination and Civil War scenes, as well as portraits of European queens. The fan is fabricated from paper, wood, and tin with gold wash and features a silk tassel attached to its handle.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

n.d.

Measurement

4 X 4 inches

Inscription

verso, stamped at bottom: 04415225255-2 . 1700 9587

Creation Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Work Type

diffusion transfer print

Class

Article

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

Related Source

See ID #s 4580 and 4787.

ID

4788

Digital ID

FVW_04788

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries.

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Photograph of Memorial Fan, ca. 1866

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