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The object is a reproduction portrait image of Abraham Lincoln taken just four days before his assassination. [Ref: O-118.]
Hamilton, Charles and Lloyd Ostendorf, eds. Lincoln in Photographs: An Album of Every Known Pose. Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma, 1963; Page: 231.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
14 X 11 inches
recto, below image: LINCOLN - His last portrait - APRIL 10, 1865 / By ALEXANDER GARDNER / General Lee has surrendered at Appomattox. The war was over. Peace. Four / days later the President was shot at Ford's Theater.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Assassination
reproduction (derivative object)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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