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    Signed Photograph of President Abraham Lincoln's Private Secretary William Osborn Stoddard Photograph mounted on heavy card, the entire piece 11 1/4 x 8". Inscribed and signed, " William O. Stoddard , Madison New jersey, Nov. 25th , 1923". On the verso is the logo of the photographer, W.C and L.C Parker of Morristown, N.J.

    Stoggard served as private secretary to President Lincoln form 1862-1864. He wrote numerous books on Lincoln such as "Abraham Lincoln Inside the White House in War Times", plus nearly a hundred children's books. Perhaps the largest known signed photo of Stoddard, and the only one we have seen from this late period. Provenance: Frederick Hill Meserve; George RinhartAccompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    February, 2006
    20th-21st Monday-Tuesday
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