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Creator Role

artist lithographer publisher

Description

The watercolor print features two portrait images of Abraham Lincoln (left) and Andrew Johnson (right), who were Republican running mates in the 1864 Presidential Election. Below each portrait is an identical image of an eagle holding an olive branch and surrounded by flags and clouds.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1864

Measurement

12 X 16 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

wood engraving with watercolor and letterpress on wove paper

Inscription

recto, below Lincoln's portrait: G. Kaehrle recto, at bottom: PUBLISHED BY H. H. LLOYD & CO. / 21 JOHN STREET, NEW YORK. / ABRAHAM LINCOLN, / OF ILLINOIS. / NO. 37 / ANDREW JOHNSON, OF TENNESSEE.

Creation Location

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

Work Type

lithograph

Class

Article

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

6999

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.

Abraham Lincoln of Illinois. Andrew Johnson of Tennessee. No. 37 / G. Kaehrle [Gabriel Kaehrle].

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