Artifacts

Creator

Anthony Berger

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Creator Role

photographer

Description

Memorial C.D.V. featuring a composite portrait of Abraham Lincoln. The portrait is a variant of a photograph taken by Anthony Berger on 9 February 1864 [Ref: O-92]. On either side of Lincoln's portrait stands images of Columbia and an African-American man.

Description Source

Hamilton, Charles and Lloyd Ostendorf, eds. Lincoln in Photographs: An Album of Every Known Pose. Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma, 1963; Page: 385.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

n.d.

Measurement

2 1/2 X 4 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

albumen process

Creation Location

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

Work Type

albumen prints ; cartes-de-visite (card photographs)

Class

CDVs

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.

ID

739

Digital ID

FVW_00739

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.

Composite Memorial Portrait of Abraham Lincoln

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