Abraham Lincoln, Modern Photograph, O-27, black & white
The Quintessential Springfield Lawyer
Alexander Hesler Springfield, IL June 1860 O-27
The Abraham Lincoln photograph was taken on a Sunday. Later that week, Springfield Republicans held a rally to celebrate Lincoln’s nomination. There would be a procession in morning, speeches afternoon and evening, and closing torchlight procession. Of this photo, Lincoln said “(This) looks better and expresses me better than any I have ever seen…
Made during the same sitting as O-26
8 x 10, matte finish, our Lincoln Photographs are created from a period negative or print.
|Dimensions||12 × 12 × 5 in|