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The black and white print is a caligraphic rendering of text surrounding standing portrait of Abraham Lincoln
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
30 X 24 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
ink on paper
Top recto center: EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION / ISSUED JANUARY 1ST 1863 / [text of the Emancipation Proclamation follows in script.]; Bottom recto below Proclamation text: Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1865 by Gilman R. Russel in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Eastern District of [Pennsylvania]. / THE ORIGINAL / DESIGNED AND EXECUTED / entirely with a / PEN / BY / GILMAN R. RUSSELL / Prof. of Penmanship. / P.S. Duval & Son Lith. Phila. / Published by a Company
Broadsides; Emancipation Proclamation; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Portraits
[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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