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Photograph of Emancipation Memorial located in Lincoln Park in Washington, D. C. The statue was designed and sculpted by Thomas Ball and installed in 1876. In the statue, Abraham Lincoln is shown emancipating an enslaved man. Lincoln stands with his proper left arm outstretched as the enslaved man kneels at his feet.
Ref: FLB, p. 149.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
4 1/8 X 2 1/2 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product); albumen process
verso, in backmark: J. F. JARVIS, / PUBLISHER AND DEALER IN / VIEWS AND CELEBRITIES, / NO. 135 PENNA. AVENUE, / WASHINGTON, D. C.
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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