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Description

Etched portrait of A. Lincoln and 1858 quote: ""If we could first know where we are..."" From boxed set: ""Abraham Lincoln In Illinois,"" etchings by Donna Predmore, pub. by Pioneer Advertising. On the left side of the page, there is a portrait of Abraham Lincoln. Abraham Lincoln is depicted facing the right side of the page. In the far bottom right side of the page, there is a quote by Abraham Lincoln. The paper is has a yellow hue.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

n.d.

Measurement

10 X 13 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

sketching

Inscription

recto, bottom right: "If we could first know where we are/ and whither we are tending,/ we could better judge what to do, and how to do it. / -A. Lincoln/ June 16, 1858"

Creation Location

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

Work Type

portrait head

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

1780.1

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.

Abraham Lincoln Portrait

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