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Books [Original museum display card for Lincoln's method of lifting vessels over shoals patent].

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Title
[Original museum display card for Lincoln's method of lifting vessels over shoals patent].
Created / Published
Washington, D. C., n. d.
Subject Headings
-  Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
-  Lincoln's patent
-  Ephemera
-  United States -- District of Columbia -- Washington
-  United States -- Illinois -- Sangamon -- Springfield
Genre
Ephemera
Notes
-  The model of the Lincoln boat which was filed with Lincoln's application was available to the public in 1849. The Patent Office produced display cards for their models. From time to time the cards wore out and were replaced. This card appears to be an original.
Medium
31 x 24.5 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
Portfolio 11, no. 23
Source Collection
The Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana
Repository
Rare Book And Special Collections Division
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lprbscsm.scsm0633
Online Format
image

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