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Photograph of Abraham Lincoln in 1864
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The Image
Photographer:  Berger
Sitting date: 1864-04-20
Location: Washington, DC
Technique: Photograph
Hamilton '63 Pages 187, 387b
Book Notes
Mellon '79 [p 167]
This mutilated contemporary albumen print, the only known original, is shown pasted inseparably onto a page of the sketchbook kept by Francis Carpenter, the portrait painter, for whom the lost original negative was made by Anthony [[Berger]] at Mathew [[Brady]]'s gallery, in [[Washington]], DC, April 20, 1864.
[[Photograph]] by Anthony [[Berger]] at [[Brady]]'s [[Washington]] gallery, Wednesday, April 20, 1864.
Collections cited in Books
Mellon '79 [p 166]
Laurence Carpenter Ives

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