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This is a colorful and vibrant illumination. At the top, there is a depiction of Abraham Lincoln with depictions of a log cabin and the American capital building. Two American eagles are also depicted to the right and left of Abraham Lincoln with their wings out stretched. The border is ornately decorated with numerous pink, purplish-blue and orange flowers. Within the center of the image, the text to the Gettysburg Address is written out
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
9 3/4 X 8 inches (mount)
Materials and Techniques Display
illumination (image-making process); dry mounting
recto center: " Lincoln's Gettysburg Address / November 19, 1863/ Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in liberty..."
reproductions (derivative objects)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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