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The cartoon features an image of Lincoln sitting in a chair (much like that of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C.). Beneath Lincoln sits the Earth and a figure gazing up. It is mounted in a gray mat and framed in a silver frame.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
13 1/8 X 11 3/16 inches (frame)
Materials and Techniques Display
metal, glass, and ink on paper
recto: "I am a living witness that any one of your children may look to come here (The White House) as my father's child has." / "As a nation of free men we must live through all time or die by suicide." / Dobbins recto, handwritten in ink: 2-11-72 / To: Frank Williams with every good wish. Jim Dobbins / Boston Herald Traveler.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Pictorial works; Political cartoons
[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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