Commemorative Certificate

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1863

GUSN

GUSN-64457

Description

Certificate acknowledging Henry Bowen's appointment as Collector of Internal Revenue for the Third District of New York, signed by President Abraham Lincoln. Under glass; elaborate, rectangular gilt and gesso frame. .

Details

Descriptive Terms

certificates
commemoratives
paper (fiber product)
government
Unidentified Paper
Eagle
Government
Certificate, Commemorative

Associated Person

Bowen, Henry Chandler, 1813-1896
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865

Associated Building

Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.),

Maker

Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 (Signer)

Location of Origin

Washington, DC, USA

Dimensions

19 1/4 x 23 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret Carson Holt

Accession Number

1970.566