Abraham Lincoln engraving

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Abraham Lincoln engraving

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This engraving of Abraham Lincoln, sixteenth president of the United States, was created by the American Bank Note Company. The company created many safety devices for financial documents, such as proprietary inks and specially designed paper and designed the first U.S. postage stamps.

The engraving is from the J.S.H. Fogg Autograph Collection.

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About This Item

  • Title: Abraham Lincoln engraving
  • Creator: American Bank Note Company
  • Creation Date: circa 1880
  • Subject Date: circa 1880
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 10 cm x 8 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 420, v. 46
  • Collection: John S. H. Fogg autograph collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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