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The oval-shaped ornament features a portrait of Abraham Lincoln on its front and a quotation on its reverse. At the top the ornament, a red silk ribbon is attached for hanging.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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2 1/2 inches (height)
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back: "Whenever I hear anyone / arguing for slavery, I feel a / strong impulse to see it tried / on him personally." / -Abraham Lincoln / © 2006 New York Historical Society
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.
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