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    [Abraham Lincoln]: Tintype Of Chair Lincoln Was Assassinated In From Greenfield Village.
    2.25" x 3.5" tintype of the chair Lincoln was sitting in at Ford's Theatre the night he was assassinated. The chair now resides in the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Michigan, and has been there since 1929. Irwin J. Clark made this hand-colored Tintype in April, 1958. Clark was the Greenfield Village Tintypist from 1956 to 1968. It shows the Lincoln Chair on the theater stage of Henry Ford Museum. The Tintype was produced in preparation for a 1959 program commemorating the 150th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's birth in 1809. In excellent condition.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2019
    2nd Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 8
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