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    [Abraham Lincoln]. Group of Approximately 50 Unmounted Albumens and 2 Cartes de Visite of Lincoln, Along with 1 Image of Ulysses S. Grant. A large group of unmounted second-generation albumens of President Lincoln, most measuring approximately 2" x 3.25". Some of the images are studio portraits of the president, and there are a few variants of the Meserve O-114, taken by Alexander Gardner, of Lincoln and his son Tad. The collection also includes portraits of the Lincoln family, as well as non-studio images, such as McClellan and Lincoln at Antietam. There are two cartes de visite depicting Lincoln on his deathbed, surrounded by his staff. Finally, there is one portrait albumen of Ulysses S. Grant with his family.

    Condition: Light silvering in places, with varying degrees of toning and foxing throughout. Some edge and corner wear. Overall good.

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    May, 2019
    14th Tuesday
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