Photo, Print, Drawing [Abraham Lincoln, seated and holding a book, with his son Tad (Thomas) leaning on a table] digital file from b&w film copy neg.

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About this Item

Title
[Abraham Lincoln, seated and holding a book, with his son Tad (Thomas) leaning on a table]
Contributor Names
Gardner, Alexander, 1821-1882, photographer
Created / Published
[1865 Feb. 5]
Subject Headings
-  Lincoln, Abraham,--1809-1865
-  Lincoln, Thomas,--1853-1871
Format Headings
Albumen prints--1860-1870.
Portrait photographs--1860-1870.
Notes
-  Photo by Alexander Gardner taken at Gardner's Gallery in Washington, DC, on Sunday, February 5, 1865. This last photo session from life was long thought to have happened on April 10, 1865, but more recent research has indicated the earlier date in February. Left side of photo has been cropped.
-  Ostendorf, no. 114
-  Meserve, no. 95
-  Gift, General R.L. Hoxie, Washington, DC June 30, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:45956)
-  Published in: Lincoln's photographs: a complete album / by Lloyd Ostendorf. Dayton, OH: Rockywood Press, 1998, p. 219-20.
-  Published in: The Face of Lincoln / compiled and edited by James Mellon. New York : Viking Press, 1979, p. 176-177.
-  Published in: The Photographs of Abraham Lincoln / Frederick Hill Meserve and Carl Sandburg. New York : Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1944, pl. 95.
Medium
1 photographic print : albumen silver.
Call Number/Physical Location
LOT 13322, no. 67 [P&P]
Repository
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
Digital Id
cph 3a05994 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a05994
Library of Congress Control Number
2009630691
Reproduction Number
LC-USZ62-2280 (b&w film copy neg. of print showing horizontal crack)
Rights Advisory
No known restrictions on publication.
Online Format
image
Description
1 photographic print : albumen silver.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2009630691
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  • Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-2280 (b&w film copy neg. of print showing horizontal crack)
  • Call Number: LOT 13322, no. 67 [P&P]
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Gardner, Alexander, photographer. Abraham Lincoln, seated and holding a book, with his son Tad Thomas leaning on a table. , 1865. [Feb. 5] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2009630691/.

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Gardner, A., photographer. (1865) Abraham Lincoln, seated and holding a book, with his son Tad Thomas leaning on a table. , 1865. [Feb. 5] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2009630691/.

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Gardner, Alexander, photographer. Abraham Lincoln, seated and holding a book, with his son Tad Thomas leaning on a table. [Feb. 5] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2009630691/>.