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This black and white photograph shows Abraham Lincoln during his campaign for the U.S. Presidency. A lawyer from Springfield, Illinois who began his political career as an Illinois state legislator and later was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives. He became the sixteenth President of the United States on November 6, 1860. As commander in chief he guided the country through the difficult years of the Civil War and signed into law legislation that respected and maintain human freedom for all individuals.

Creator: Hesler, Alex, 1823-1895
Date: June 3, 1860

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Item Number: 214866
Call Number: B Lincoln, Abraham *19
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 214866

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