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Creator Role

reproducer

Description

The object is a copy photograph of a painting depicting Abraham Lincoln as a storekeeper. In the painting, Lincoln is shown weighing goods.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1936

Measurement

8 3/8 X 7 3/8 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

copying

Inscription

recto, at bottom right: [indistinguishable artist signature] verso, stamped at top center: ©1936 LINCOLN NAT'L LIFE INS. CO. verso, stamped at bottom right: PRINT FROM PHOTOGRAPH / in possession of the Lincoln / National Life Foundation / Fort Wayne, Indiana / Identification Number _

Creation Location

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

Work Type

reproduction (derivative object)

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

2592

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.

Painting of Abraham Lincoln as a Storekeeper

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