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Description

The carte de visite features a bust-length portrait of Lyman Trumball, U.S. Senator from Illinois.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

n.d.

Measurement

3 7/8 X 2 3/8 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

paper (fiber product); albumen process

Inscription

verso, inscribed at top: S. Trumbull / [$15.00] verso, backmark: Published by / E. & H. T. ANTHONY / 501 Broadyway / New York / EA / FROM / PHOTOGRAPHIC NEGATIVE / in / BRADY'S / National Portrait Gallery verso, inscribed beneath backmark: LYMAN TRUMBULL 1813-1896 / U. S. Senator (1854) HAD / Lincoln's support. Illinois / jurist. Helped Lincoln / during the Civil War "An / able statesman & scholarly / constitutionalist he missed to me / because of a colorless personality.

Creation Location

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

Work Type

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

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.

ID

941

Digital ID

FVW_00941

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.

Portrait of Lyman Trumball

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