Artifacts

Creator

Files

Download

Download Full Text (11.8 MB)

Description

The print feature a black-and-white image of Abraham Lincoln as a young boy. In the image, Lincoln sits in a chair while reading a book before a fire in a log cabin. A dog lies at his feet, sleeping. The room is furnished with a table and various pieces of home goods (e.g., broom, bowls, pitchers, etc.)

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1800s

Measurement

4 1/4 X 6 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

paper (fiber product)

Inscription

recto, inscribed below image on mount: Lincoln the Boy

Creation Location

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

Work Type

print (visual work)

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

1366

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.

Lincoln the Boy

Share

COinS