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The photograph features an image of the front facade of the Petersen House, located in Washington, D. C. President Abraham Lincoln was taken to this residence after he was mortally wounded at Ford's Theatre. At the time, the home was owned by William and Anna Petersen.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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4 1/8 X 3 1/8 inches
verso, stamped at top right: 2 761
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Assassination; Petersen House (Washington, D.C.)
[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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