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Title: Abraham Lincoln

Creators: Walt Whitman, Unknown

Date: March 17, 1865

Source: The Charles E. Feinberg Collection of the Papers of Walt Whitman, 1839–1919, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Transcribed from digital images of the original item.

Whitman Archive ID: loc.03399

Contributors to digital file: Lauren Grewe, Ty Alyea, Matt Cohen, and Nicole Gray



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ABRAHAM LINCOLN.


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keep carefully

 


Lincoln's Picture

one of the latest taken before he was shot— th the most satisfactory picture of A. L. I have ever seen, (and I have seen hundreds of different ones)—looks just like I saw him last on the balcony at the National Hotel


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