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Photo reproduction of a cartoon depicting Abraham Lincoln dressed as a Wide Awake, a member of the Wide Awakes marching club. Lincoln is shown holding a spear on one side of a corner of the White House while warding off other candidates: Stephen A. Douglas, John Bell, and John C. Breckinridge. James Buchanan, the incumbent, is shown attempting to lift Beckinridge through a window.
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 2662
Bell, John, 1796-1869; Breckinridge, John C. (John Cabell), 1821-1875; Buchanan, James, 1791-1868; Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861; 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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