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Abraham Lincoln. Born, July 12, 1809--Died, April 15, 1865

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Title:
Abraham Lincoln. Born, July 12, 1809--Died, April 15, 1865
Description:
Published and distributed in Boston, this broadside commemorates Abraham Lincoln and includes quotes taken from William Shakespeare's play The Tragedy of MacBeth. The broadside mistakenly states the month of Lincoln's birth as July (rather than February). [Boston]: Sold, to dealers, by B.B. Russell Co., 55 Cornhill; Loring, 319 Washington St.; B.J. Remich, 515 Washington St., [1865]
Date:
1865
Format:
Documents
Genre:
Broadsides
Location:
Massachusetts Historical Society
Collection (local):
Massachusetts Historical Society Collection
Subjects:
Broadsides
History
Assassination
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Death and burial
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
Quotations
Lincoln, Abraham,, 1809-1865
1861-1865
Places:
United States
Extent:
35.8 cm x 28 cm
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Language:
English
Identifier:
nuview_2741