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    Abraham Lincoln: Assorted Mourning Ephemera. 1) 5.5" x 4" embossed and die-cut mourning card featuring a mourner in a cemetery setting. 2) 4.5" x 7" printed copy of "General Orders No. 67" issued by command of General Grant announcing to the army the death of President Lincoln and the assumption of the presidency by Andrew Johnson, dated April 16, 1865. 3) 4.5" x 7" printed copy of "General Orders No. 72" issued on April 20, 1865 naming a military escort for the remains of President Lincoln en route from Washington to Springfield. 4) Scarce CDV titled "Columbia's Grief", trimmed on three sides with light soiling. From the collection of Dr. Michael Krane.

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    17th Saturday
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