Download Full Text (11.8 MB)
The obverse of the medal features an embossed profile image of Abraham Lincoln with text. At the medal's back, an image of wreath surrounded by a circle of stars appears. [Ref: Sullivan 1860-41]. Note: The medal was sold by Chuck Hand (Paris, Illinois). Original number: Lot 1, K-48.
Sullivan, Edmund B. American Political Campaign Badges and Medalets, 2nd ed. Lincoln, Mass.: Quaterman, 1981.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
1 inch (diameter)
Materials and Techniques Display
obverse: ABM: LINCOLN, REP. CANDIDATE FOR PRESIDENT / 1860 obverse, below profile: [unintelligible maker's mark] reverse: PROTECTION TO AMERICAN INDUSTRY / FREE / HOMES / FOR / FREE MEN
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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.
Mississippi State University Libraries
Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).
For more information about the contents of this collection, email firstname.lastname@example.org.