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The photograph features a bust-length portrait of Herman L. Brents in costume as Abraham Lincoln. It is inscribed on its reverse to Herbert Fay (American, 1859-1949), a former Lincolniana collector.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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6 X 4 inches
verso, handwritten: To Collection of / H W Fay / With highest regards. / Herman C Brents / RFD 1 / Taylorville / at Lincolns Tomb. / Ill. / Aug 30 - 1939
Celebrity impersonators; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
[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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