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Abraham Lincoln, Pres't U.S. (LOC)

Gardner, Alexander, 1821-1882, photographer.


Abraham Lincoln, Pres't U.S.


Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons, ©1865.


1 photographic print : albumen, on carte de visite mount ; 10 x 6 cm.



Photograph from Lincoln's last formal portrait sitting, Feb. 5, 1865, in Washington, D.C. "One of five poses taken by Gardner ten weeks before the President was assassinated." (Source: Ostendorf, p. 219)


Published in: Lincoln's photographs: a complete album / by Lloyd Ostendorf. Dayton, OH: Rockywood Press, 1998, p. 224-5.


Title from item.



Lincoln, Abraham--1809-1865.


Format: Portrait photographs--1860-1870.

Cartes de visite--1860-1870.

Albumen prints--1860-1870.


Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.


Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,


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Call Number: Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 1972:018 [item]


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Taken sometime in 1865