Artifacts

Creator

F. W. Bowen

Files

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Creator Role

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Description

A time card released by the Great Western Railroad announcing a special train carrying the then President-elect, Abraham Lincoln.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

1861

Measurement

7 X 9 11/16 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

paper (fiber product)

Inscription

verso, inscribed at top in pencil: 1926 / 1860 / 66 verso, inscribed at top in ink: [R Jones?] / Agent / Catlin Ill / Feb 11/61

Creation Location

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

Work Type

broadside (notice)

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

8318

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.

Time Card for a Special Train, Monday, February 11, 1861, with His Excellency, Abraham Lincoln, President Elect.

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