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    Sarah Bush Lincoln Cabinet Photo, circa 1865. The photo measures 4" x 5.5" and the mount 4.25" x 6.5". Mrs. Lincoln (1788-1869) was the stepmother of Abraham Lincoln (she was the second wife of Thomas Lincoln, Abraham's father). Her relationship with her famous step-son was warm and loving. It is thought that Abraham got his legendary sense of humor from her influence. This is one of only two known images of Mrs. Lincoln. Penciled identification notations below the image and on the reverse.

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