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An original cartoon that depicts Abraham Lincoln in a burlesque-style outfit. The cartoon refers to theories suggesting that Lincoln was a homosexual. It was originally published in Nation magazine on 24 January 2005. It is inscribed by the artist on its reverse.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
2005 April 4
11 X 8 1/2 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product); cartooning
verso, at center: April 4, 2005 / For Frank and Virginia Williams / -Robert Groosman verso, at bottom right corner: Dec 22, 04 / spelling / correction 1/5
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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