Artifacts

Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation

Title

Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation

Creator

E. Nash

Files

Creator Role

copyright holder

Description

This postcard features Abraham Lincoln delivering the Emancipation Proclamation before enslaved peoples.

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1908

Measurement

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

Materials and Techniques Display

ink on paper; card stock

Inscription

verso, right: “Mrs. R. Saws/ Holbrook/ Nebr....”

Work Type

picture postcard

ID

P556

Current Location

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

Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation

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