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The object is a group of six small albumen photographs affixed to a single mount. The images depict various views associated with Abraham Lincoln's funeral train.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
3 X 3 inches (individual photos), 12 X 10 inches (mount)
Materials and Techniques Display
albumen prints on paper mount
recto, handwritten below the top three photographs: Locomotive Constitution / Funeral car waiting for the body. / Lying in state at City Hall. N. Y. / recto, handwritten between the two rows of photographs: President Lincoln funeral Hudson R.R. Depot 34th St N.Y. recto, handwritten above the bottom three photographs: Locomotive Constitution and Union / The Funeral Train waiting. / arrival at the depot. verso, at bottom right corner: (52)
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Funeral journey to Springfield
[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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