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Seated portrait of Abraham Lincoln taken by Mathew Brady on 8 January 1864. In the portrait, Lincoln sits with his body turned slightly to his proper right. A decorative border runs along the edge of the card, and the card's four corners have been removed. [Ref: O-84.]
Hamilton, Charles and Lloyd Ostendorf, eds. Lincoln in Photographs: An Album of Every Known Pose. Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma, 1963; Page: 167.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
4 X 2 3/8 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
recto, inscribed below print: Abraham Lincoln verso, inscribed at top: O-84 verso, in backmark: Published by / E. ANTHONY / 501 Broadway / New York / FROM / PHOTOGRAPHIC NEGATIVE / in / BRADY'S / National Portrait Gallery
Carte de visite photographs; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
albumen prints ; cartes-de-visite (card photographs)
[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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