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Photograph of Abraham Lincoln in 1860
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The Image
Photographer:  Butler
Sitting date: 1860-08-13
Location: Springfield, IL
Technique: Ambrotype
Hamilton '63 Pages 62, 66, 369b
Book Notes
Mellon '79 [p 192]
[[Solio print]] of a lost original [[ambrotype]] made by Preston [[Butler]], in [[Springfield]], Illinois, August 13, 1860, for use by the miniature portraitist John Henry Brown.
[[Ambrotype]] by Preston [[Butler]], [[Springfield]], Monday, August 13, 1860.
"A self-assured commanding Lincoln"
Collections cited in Books
Mellon '79 [p 193c]
Mellon Collection

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