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Lincoln's First Thanksgiving Proclamation

GC002.02.057 (RS130043)

Description

This proclamation was issued by Gov. Andrew and Abraham Lincoln for Thanksgiving day on August 6, 1863.

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Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1863
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1962
Physical Description
woodcut
Dimensions
25x 19(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: 57OVR
GUSN
198993
Reference Code
GC002.02.057

Record details

Other People
Andrew, John A. (John Albion), 1818-1867
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Descriptive Terms
Thanksgiving
holidays
proclamations
Material Type
prints (visual works)
woodcuts (prints)
Location Note
Vertical file 4: OVR 51-60
Physical Access Restrictions
Fair

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