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The cartoon depicts back-to-back figures of Abraham Lincoln sitting on a stump as people look on from the background. The cartoon is accompanied by documentary information.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
14 X 10 1/2 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
ink on paper
recto, conversation bubble at left: Nobody ever / expected me to be / President. In my poor, / lean, lank face, nobody has / ever seen that any Cabbages / were sprouting out. recto, conversation bubble at right: I come to see, / and be seen. recto, at bottom left corner: Honest old Abe on the Stump. / Springfield 1858. recto, at bottom right corner: Honest old Abe on the Stump, / at the ratification Meeting of / Presidential Nominations. / Springfield 1860. recto, at bottom right corner, handwritten in pencil: 57 verso, at bottom left corner, handwritten in pencil: 96150 / J. Steward
Lincoln, Abraham,--1809-1865; Presidential elections--United States--1860; Presidents--Relations with African Americans
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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