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    Abraham Lincoln: 1865 Inauguration Photograph. O-108, possibly taken by Alexander Gardner in Washington, D.C. on March 4, 1865. 6" x 8" [sight], attractively matted and framed to an overall size of 14" x 13.25". A crisp, extremely detailed photograph of Lincoln's second inauguration, from the original negative, most likely printed in the early part of the 20th century. Among the spectators are Hannibal Hamlin, Andrew Johnson (his top hat obscuring his face), Salmon Chase, Simon Cameron, Edwin Stanton, John Hay, the conspirator Lewis Powell and, possibly, John Wilkes Booth standing in front of the second column from the right.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2016
    17th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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