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Creator Role

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Description

Standing portrait of Hannibal Hamlin, Vice President to Abraham Lincoln during his first term. In the portrait, Hamlin stands with his proper right hand resting on a chair back.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

n.d.

Measurement

4 X 2 1/2 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

paper (fiber product); albumen process

Inscription

verso, inscribed at top: (Hannibal) Hamlin / (1809-91) Maine / Lincolns running mate 1860 / Senate 1869-1881 supporting / Reconstruction policies of his party / Minister to Spain 1881 verso, in backmark: PUBLISHED BY / E. ANTHONY, / 501 Broadway, / NEW YORK. / FROM / PHOTOGRAPHIC / NEGATIVE, / FROM / BRADY�S NATIONAL / Portrait Gallery. verso, inscribed at bottom right: [$35.00]

Creation Location

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

Work Type

albumen prints ; cartes-de-visite (card photographs)

Class

CDVs

Rights

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.

ID

868

Digital ID

FVW_00868

Current Location

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

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries.

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Standing Portrait of Hannibal Hamlin

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