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Father, and the Saviour of Our Country

By James F. Bodtker

Abstract

Scene of Abraham Lincoln and George Washington in dignified poses. Lincoln has his cape wrapped around him and a hand resting on a table, while Washington is resting his hand on a book.Lincoln's head is actually on John C. Calhoun's body. Lincoln's head was frequently mounted on the bodies of other men to save effort and costs in new art work and plates. On the verso is a three cent green Internal Revenue Proprietary tax stamp, hand cancelled "B" in pencil

Topics: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Pictorial works; Washington, George, 1732-1799--Pictorial works
Publisher: Indiana Historical Society
Year: 1865
OAI identifier: oai:images.indianahistory.org:P0406/179
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