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The poster is a promotional item for the traveling exhibition "Lincoln, the Constitution and the Civil War," presented by the National Constitution Center. The poster primarily features a black and white image of Abraham Lincoln from the shoulders up. Text regarding the exhibition and its sponsors are layered on top of the image.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
22 X 17 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
ink on paper
recto, at top: A TRAVELING EXHIBITION TO AMERICAN LIBRARIES / LINCOLN / THE CONSTITUTION AND THE CIVIL WAR / With the election of Abraham Lincoln / as the nation's 16th president in 1860, / AMERICA faced / its greatest / CONSTITUTIONAL / TEST. recto, at bottom: DIVIDED / Are we a single nation? / BOUND / Can slavery be uprooted? / Dissent / Must Civil Liberties Give Way?
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Williams, Frank J.
[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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