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Description

The stereograph is numbered 9397 in the series. It features a black and white image (twice) depicting a racial caricature of an African-American man. The man is shown reaching into a chicken coop and grasping for a hen. It is mounted on a peach-colored card with rounded corners.

Description Source

Hamilton, Charles and Lloyd Ostendorf, eds. Lincoln in Photographs: An Album of Every Known Pose. Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma, 1963; Page: 166.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

ca.1898

Measurement

3 1/2 X 7 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

albumen print on card mount

Inscription

recto, vertical on far left: Keystone View Company, / Manufacturers and Publishers. recto, vertical on far right: Meadville, Pa. St. Louis, Mo. / Copyright 1898, by B.L. Singley. recto, at bottom: 9397-"I's Boun' to Hab a Christmas Dinna!"

Creation Location

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

Work Type

stereograph

Class

photos

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

6452

Digital ID

FVW_06452

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.

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