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Book/Printed Material Post office department. The nation mourns his loss. He still lives in the hearts of the people. [mourning badge].

About this Item

Title

  • Post office department. The nation mourns his loss. He still lives in the hearts of the people. [mourning badge].

Created / Published

  • c1865

Headings

  • -  Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
  • -  observance of Lincoln's death
  • -  Lincoln-portrait of
  • -  Ephemera
  • -  Portraits
  • -  Physical Objects
  • -  Realia

Genre

  • Ephemera
  • Portraits
  • Physical Objects
  • Realia

Notes

  • -  Printed on silk, with President Lincoln's portrait in the center.

Medium

  • 16 x 8 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Portfolio 19, no. 20

Source Collection

  • The Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana

Repository

  • Rare Book And Special Collections Division

Digital Id

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Post office department. The nation mourns his loss. He still lives in the hearts of the people. mourning badge. 1865. Image. https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm000551/.

APA citation style:

(1865) Post office department. The nation mourns his loss. He still lives in the hearts of the people. mourning badge. [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm000551/.

MLA citation style:

Post office department. The nation mourns his loss. He still lives in the hearts of the people. mourning badge. 1865. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/scsm000551/>.