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Photo reproduction of a cartoon satirizing the Republican's support of Black rights. The cartoon depicts Editor Horace Greeley (left) introducing the newest presidential candidate to Abraham Lincoln (right). At the center, William Henry Johnson, an African-American man who appeared in P. T. Barnum's Museum on Broadway as the ""Zip the What Is It?," is shown as the potential candidate.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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8 x 10 inches
verso: PRINT FROM PHOTOGRAPH / in possession of the Louis A. Warren / Lincoln Library and Museum / Fort Wayne Indiana / Identification Number 431
Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872; Johnson, William Henry, 1857-1926; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
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[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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