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A. Lincoln. Abraham Lincoln. President of the United States. Assassinated April 14th 1865
Brady, Mathew B., approximately 1823-1896, artist
Momberger, William, 1829-, artist
Buttre, John Chester, 1821-1893, printer
Buttre, John Chester, 1821-1893, publisher
Last, Jay T., donor
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Jay T. Last Collection of Graphic Arts and Social History
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Image of a half-length portrait of United States president Abraham Lincoln; elaborate border made up of vignettes featuring a family and covered wagon, the Proclamation of Freedom, an African American family, two allegorical figures representing "Rebellion" and "Peace," and clasped hands over "The Union Forever" banner with wheat and cotton; Rebellion is holds a sword and tattered American flag while stepping on a many-headed dragon at bottom left; Peace holds a sheaf of grain and stands next to a Union shield and bald eagle with "E Pluribus Unum" banner.
"Border designed by W. Momberger. Entered according to act of Congress AD 1864 by J.C. Buttre, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York. Photograph by M.B. Brady. Engraved and Published by J.C. Buttre 48 Franklin St. New York."--text, bottom margin.
1 engraving : uncolored ; overall 39.69 x 29.05 cm (15 5/8 x 11 7/16 in.)
African Americans--Pictorial works
Families--Pictorial works
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Pictorial works
Presidents--United States--Pictorial works
Intaglio prints--1850-1875. (gmgpc)
Jay T. Last Collection
Politics & Social Issues
Large Size
The Jay T. Last Collection of Graphic Arts and Social History, Huntington Digital Library

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