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Color print, "Two special trains brought the crowds to the debate at Freeport..." Depicts scene from Lincoln-Douglas debate. One of a set of prints [4708.1-15] in envelope [4708.17] with sheet of explanatory text [4708.16] depicting the Lincoln Dioramas at the Chicago Historical Society. Abraham Lincoln is depicted standing on a platform while addressing a crowd. In the background of the image, there is a rendering of a tree and cloudy sky.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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9 1/2 X 7 1/4 inches
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paper (fiber product); ink on paper; reproduction (derivative object)
recto, bottom center:" Two special trains brought crowds to the debate at Freeport./ Hundreds more came on foot, on horseback, by buggy, or wagon./ A platfrom had been built in a nearby grove, and here Lincoln/ rose to open the debate."
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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