Artifacts

Proclamation of Emancipation, U.S. Capitol

Title

Proclamation of Emancipation, U.S. Capitol

Files

Creator Role

publisher

Description

This postcard features Abraham Lincoln presenting his Emancipation Proclamation to his Cabinet.

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1945

Measurement

3 1/2 X 5 1/2 inches; landscape

Materials and Techniques Display

ink on paper; card stock

Inscription

verso, center: “10/4/45/ Made the grade and/...”

Work Type

picture postcard

ID

P1800

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Proclamation of Emancipation, U.S. Capitol

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