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Photograph reproduction of an anti-Abraham Lincoln, anti-abolition cartoon. In the cartoon, Lincoln is shown seated playing "I Wish I Was in Dixie" on a banjo with a copy of the Emancipation Proclamation in his back pocket. It is enclosed in a black mat.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1863

Measurement

5 1/2 X 7 1/5 inches (including mat)

Materials and Techniques Display

albumen process

Inscription

recto, below image: "I WISH I WAS IN DIXIE"

Creation Location

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

Work Type

albumen print

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

8179

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.

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