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The Carte de Visite features a black and white image of John Wilkes Booth; It was found enclosed in an 19th century envelope with descriptive information.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
3 3/8 X 2 1/8 inches (photo)
Materials and Techniques Display
albumen print on paper card
Verso, handwritten: John Wilkes Booth / the murderer / of President / Lincoln -- / "crime without a name"
Booth, John Wilkes, 1838-1865
carte de visite
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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