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Photograph of Abraham Lincoln in 1858
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The Image
Photographer:  Butler
Sitting date: summer 1858
Location: Springfield, IL
Technique: Ambrotype
Hamilton '63 Pages 24, 360c
Book Notes
Mellon '79 [p 30]
Gelatin silver print of a lost carbon enlargement of the lost [[ambrotype]] believed to have been made by Preston [[Butler]], in [[Springfield]], Illinois, during the summer of 1858.
[[Ambrotype]] by Preston [[Butler]], [[Springfield]], July 18, 1858.
Collections cited in Books
Mellon '79 [p 32]
Meserve Collection.

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