Portrait of Vinnie Ream Hoxie
The cabinet card features the image of Vinnie Ream Hoxie, whose name is written underneath the image. It is mounted on a black cabinet card, and an O.C. Henry logo appears underneath. A secondary label is also included, but is detached and has a portion of a 4¢ Lincoln stamp on the reverse.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
6 1/2 X 4 1/4 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
albumen print on paper card
recto, on label: Vinnie Ream / Commisioned [sic] by Congress to make a statue of Lincoln and for whom a room in the Capitol Building in Washington was set aside for the purpose. on secondary label: Vinnie Ream / The 17 year old girl who designed the first statue of LINCOLN, in U.S. Capitol.
Ream, Vinnie, 1847-1914; Women sculptors
[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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