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The stereograph is numbered 9397 in the series. It features a black and white image (twice) depicting a racial caricature of an African-American man. The man is shown reaching into a chicken coop and grasping for a hen. It is mounted on a peach-colored card with rounded corners.
Hamilton, Charles and Lloyd Ostendorf, eds. Lincoln in Photographs: An Album of Every Known Pose. Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma, 1963; Page: 166.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
3 1/2 X 7 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
albumen print on card mount
recto, vertical on far left: Keystone View Company, / Manufacturers and Publishers. recto, vertical on far right: Meadville, Pa. St. Louis, Mo. / Copyright 1898, by B.L. Singley. recto, at bottom: 9397-"I's Boun' to Hab a Christmas Dinna!"
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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