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A black and white photograph of a two-story brick building. It is Beardstown Courthouse, where Abraham Lincoln tried the Armstong Case. Several signs adorn the building's front. On the building's left side, a Fire Department sign is painted.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Earliest

-1577894400

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1920s

Measurement

9 3/8 X 11 3/8 inches (frame)

Materials and Techniques Display

photography

Inscription

recto, above the door: CITY HALL / 101-3 recto, at right Lower Window: POLICE MAGISTRATE NOTARY PUBLIC GEO. T. SAUNDERS.

Creation Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Work Type

photograph

Class

photos

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

ID

6954

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Beardstown Courthouse [framed]

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