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    Abraham and Willie Lincoln on Porch of the Family Home in Springfield. 4" x 2.5", a photograph taken by John Adams Whipple of Boston, who set up his camera in the yard across the street. Listed as #O-38; this photograph shows Lincoln, his son Willie, and barely visible without magnification, his other son Tad. The two young men in the foreground are not identified. This home was the only one Lincoln ever owned outright and he called it his "little brown cottage." On the verso is printed: "The late Residence of President Lincoln, Springfield, Ill." Slight scuffing to the surface, otherwise near fine.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2014
    7th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 12
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