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The poster is a promotional item for an exhibit on Abraham Lincoln. One black and white daguerreotype (1846) and three black and white photographs (1860, 1863, and 1865) are reprinted on the poster.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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22 X 17 inches
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ink on paper
recto, below images: Abraham Lincoln and the Promise of America / A Major Museum Exhibit / Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum / From left to right, top to bottom: / (1) Daguerreotype 1846, by N. H. Shepherd, Springfield, Illinois / (2) Photograph 1860, by Alexander Hesler, Springfield, Illinois / (3) Photograph 1863, by Alexander Gardner, Washington, D.C. / (4) Photograph 1865, by Alexander Gardner, Washington, D.C. / Limited edition poster designed by curator of the exhibit, Jill Youngken / www.lchs.museum
Lincoln, Abraham, 1860-1865
[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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