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The photographs features a black and white image of Ward Hill Lamon, the self-appointed bodyguard of Abraham Lincoln. In the photograph, Lamon stands in a suit and tie with his proper right elbow resting on a pillar. The photograph was found inside an envelope along with two other albumen prints.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
4 1/4 X 2 3/4 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
verso, handwritten in pencil: Ward Hill Lamon / Museum [?] Collection
Lamon, Ward Hill, 1828-1893
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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See item #s 7143 and 7144.
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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