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The object is a black and white photograph of a two-story home. It is the birthplace of Abraham Lincoln's father, Thomas Lincoln. The photograph was enclosed in a silver frame, but was removed for preservation.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
4 X 4 15/16 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
verso of photograph, handwritten at top: Birthplace of Thomas / Lincoln. / Not the 'poor shiftless white' / so many read about / Sept. 1942 verso of photograph, stamped at center: [?] / KRAFT / ENLARGEMENT / MAR 1942 verso of frame: Birthplace of Thos. Lincoln / Father of Abraham / Linnville Virginia.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Family
[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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