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Photo, Print, Drawing Grand reception of the notabilities of the nation, at the White House 1865 / Lith. of Major & Knapp. 449 Broadway N.Y.

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About this Item

Title

  • Grand reception of the notabilities of the nation, at the White House 1865 / Lith. of Major & Knapp. 449 Broadway N.Y.

Summary

  • Print shows an interior view of the ballroom at the White House during a reception for the second inauguration of Abraham Lincoln; shows President Lincoln bowing slightly to greet Mrs. Grant with General U.S. Grant slightly behind her; on Lincoln's right is Vice President Andrew Johnson and on this left is Mrs. Lincoln. Among those shown are Charles Sumner, General John Sherman, William P. Fessenden, General Winfield Scott Hancock, Horace Greeley, General Benjamin F. Butler, Gideon Welles, William H. Seward, Salmon P. Chase, and Edwin M. Stanton.

Names

  • Major & Knapp Engraving, Manufacturing & Lithographic Co.

Created / Published

  • [New York] : [Publisher not identified], [1865]

Headings

  • -  Lincoln, Abraham,--1809-1865--Inaugurations
  • -  Lincoln, Mary Todd,--1818-1882
  • -  Johnson, Andrew,--1808-1875
  • -  Grant, Ulysses S.--(Ulysses Simpson),--1822-1885
  • -  Grant, Julia Dent,--1826-1902
  • -  White House (Washington, D.C.)--1860-1870
  • -  Receptions--Washington (D.C.)--1860-1870

Headings

  • Lithographs--1860-1870.
  • Premiums--1860-1870.

Genre

  • Premiums--1860-1870
  • Lithographs--1860-1870

Notes

  • -  Title from item.
  • -  Caption continues: Dedicated to Mrs. Abraham Lincoln, by the Publishers of Frank Leslie's Chimney Corner.
  • -  Publication date based on copyright statement on item.
  • -  Printed on lower left: Price $3.00.
  • -  Printed on lower right: This plate is presented gratuitously to purchasers of No. 1 & 2 of Frank Leslie's Chimney Corner the new family paper.
  • -  Copyright statement is printed at the bottom of the sheet.
  • -  A reproduction of the "Key to the Presentation Plate, entitled, 'Grand reception of the notabilities of the nation at the White House, 1865'" is filed in LOT 11507.
  • -  Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing series (Library of Congress).
  • -  Exhibited: "With Malice Toward None : The Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Exhibition" at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 2009.

Medium

  • 1 print : lithograph ; sheet 47.9 x 58.4 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • PGA - Major & Knapp--Grand reception ... (B size) [P&P]

Source Collection

  • Popular graphic art print filing series (Library of Congress)

Repository

  • Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Digital Id

  • ppmsc 03937 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsc.03937
  • cph 3a05781 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a05781

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2001695212

Reproduction Number

  • LC-DIG-ppmsc-03937 (digital file from original print) LC-USZ62-2046 (b&w film copy neg.)

Rights Advisory

  • No known restrictions on publication.

Online Format

  • image

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  • Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsc-03937 (digital file from original print) LC-USZ62-2046 (b&w film copy neg.)
  • Call Number: PGA - Major & Knapp--Grand reception ... (B size) [P&P]
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Chicago citation style:

Major & Knapp Engraving, Manufacturing & Lithographic Co. Grand reception of the notabilities of the nation, at the White House/ Lith. of Major & Knapp. 449 Broadway N.Y. Washington D.C, 1865. [New York: Publisher not identified] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2001695212/.

APA citation style:

Major & Knapp Engraving, M. &. L. C. (1865) Grand reception of the notabilities of the nation, at the White House/ Lith. of Major & Knapp. 449 Broadway N.Y. Washington D.C, 1865. [New York: Publisher not identified] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2001695212/.

MLA citation style:

Major & Knapp Engraving, Manufacturing & Lithographic Co. Grand reception of the notabilities of the nation, at the White House/ Lith. of Major & Knapp. 449 Broadway N.Y. [New York: Publisher not identified] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2001695212/>.