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Creator Role

reproducer artist

Description

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.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

n.d.

Measurement

8 x 10 inches

Inscription

verso: PRINT FROM PHOTOGRAPH / in possession of the Louis A. Warren / Lincoln Library and Museum / Fort Wayne Indiana / Identification Number 431

Creation Location

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

Work Type

reproduction (derivative object)

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

8169

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.

An Heir to the Throne, or the Next Republican Candidate, 1860

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