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    Robert Todd Lincoln Family Photographs. The eldest son of Abraham and Mary Lincoln, and the only child of four to live past his teenage years, Robert Lincoln (1843-1926) married Mary Eunice Harlan in 1868. They had three children: Mary "Mamie", Abraham II, and Jessie. This grouping includes six photographs; two were taken at Washington, D.C., and four at Chicago. All are fine.

    (1) Robert Todd Lincoln, cabinet card, 4" x 6.5".
    (2) Mary Eunice Lincoln, cabinet card, 4" x 6.5". On the verso is handwritten by Robert Todd Lincoln, "Return to R. T. Lincoln 718 Temple Chicago".
    (3) Three children (Mary, Abraham, and Jessie), cabinet card, 4" x 6.5", n.p., n.d. (ca. 1885).
    (4) Abraham II next to a penny-farthing, cabinet card, 4" x 6", (ca. 1885). Slight dampstaining to left margin.
    (5) Mary "Mamie", carte de visite, 2.5" x 4", with "Mary Lincoln/ 1887" written at bottom.
    (6) Abraham II, carte de visite, 2.5" x 4".


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    November, 2008
    20th Thursday
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