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The round patch is an item commemorating the 125th anniversary of Abraham's Lincoln's "Gettysburg Address." The patch appears in hues of black and white. At its center, a right-facing profile portrait of Lincoln is depicted. The original packaging for the patch is also maintained, which includes background information about the creation of the Soldier's National Cemetery at Gettysburg and Lincoln's attendance at its consecration.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
3 inches (diameter)
Materials and Techniques Display
recto: LINCOLN'S GETTYSBURG ADDRESS / 125TH ANNIVERSARY / 1863-1988
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
embroidery (visual work)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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