Frank and Virginia Williams
This black and white illustration is of Edwin McMasters Stanton, an American lawyer and politician who served as Secretary of War under the Lincoln Administration during most of the American Civil War. Stanton is depicted as wearing a dark suite and eyeglasses. Stanton's signature is depicted below the illustration. This illustration is from volume five of Abraham Lincoln : A History by John G. Nicolay and John Hay.
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New York : The Century Co
Stanton, Edwin McMasters, 1814 – 1869
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Nicolay and Hay’s Abraham Lincoln, Volume 21
The Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana
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"Illustration, Edwin McMasters Stanton" (1890). Images. 228.