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Photocopy on photopaper of Abraham Lincoln cartoon. The cartoon features Abraham Lincoln seated on the ground with his legs outstretched. On the soles of his shoes "Military Necessity" is inscribed. A pile of straws sits at his feet with "Consitution" and "Habeas Corpus" written on top.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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8 1/2 X 11 inches
recto, in cartoon: Melancholy Accident / to a gentleman in high life / "WHAT? TUMBLED OVER THEM! / O'ny Straws! in them boots? / Them's good boots, / lasted nigh onto 4 year / & done good service too- /'Pears like ther'ginin / out fust" recto, below cartoon: [?] / A MELANCHOLY ACCIDENT.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
reproduction (derivative object)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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