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The item is a patch (the same design used by the United States Armed Forces) for the USS Springfield (SSN-761), a Los Angeles-class submarine. It appears in hues of black, brown, yellow, white, and blue. At its center, an image of the submarine is pictured. Beneath it, a left-facing profile portrait of Abraham Lincoln, two intersecting rifles, and two starts are depicted.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
4 inches (height)
Materials and Techniques Display
recto: U.S.S. SPRINGFIELD / SSN 761 / UNITED FOR FREEDOM
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Submarines (Ships)
embroidery (visual work)
[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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