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3d Object Stephen Douglas original life mask taken in Chicago.

About this Item

Title
Stephen Douglas original life mask taken in Chicago.
Contributor Names
Volk, Leonard Wells (Sculptor)
Created / Published
Chicago, Illinois, 1857
Subject Headings
-  Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
-  Douglas, Stephen Arnold (1813-1861)
-  Lincoln-Douglas debates (1858)
-  Volk, Leonard Wells (1828-1895)
-  Portraits
-  realia
-  Physical Objects
-  United States -- Illinois -- Cook -- Chicago
-  United States -- Maine -- Oxford -- Lovell
Genre
Portraits
realia
Physical Objects
Notes
-  The life mask is housed in a dove tailed oak box with carved decorations and a brass name plate. Inscribed on the box: Box no 2; Jessie Volk Center, Lovell Maine.
Medium
Box 34.5 wide x 21.5 high by 24 across; Mask: 22 cm long x 16 cm wide by 13.5 deep.
Call Number/Physical Location
Catalog no. 5151
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.scsm1058
Online Format
image

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Chicago citation style:

Volk, Leonard Wells. Stephen Douglas original life mask taken in Chicago. Chicago, Illinois, 1857. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm001058/. (Accessed August 30, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Volk, L. W. (1857) Stephen Douglas original life mask taken in Chicago. Chicago, Illinois. [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm001058/.

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Volk, Leonard Wells. Stephen Douglas original life mask taken in Chicago. Chicago, Illinois, 1857. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm001058/>.