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Meserve, Frederick H. (1865-1962) Abraham Lincoln

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08548.02 Author/Creator: Meserve, Frederick H. (1865-1962) Place Written: New York Type: Pamphlet signed Date: 10 August 1950 Pagination: 16 p. ; 21.7 x 14.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Publishing dummy titled "Abraham Lincoln" (made for Meserve's daughter and editor Dorothy Meserve Kunhardt, 1950) with 12 photographs inserted by their corners into the leaves. Signed by Meserve. Sub-text on front of wrapper reads "Photographs from the original negatives made in Washingtonby Mathew B. Brady. The negatives are in the Collection of Americana of Frederick Hill Meserve, Litt. D. New York. This booklet was made for Dorothy Meserve Junhardt, my daughter and editor. [signed] August. 10. 1950."

Background Information:

People: Meserve, Frederick Hill, 1865-1962
Brady, Mathew B., 1823-1896

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: PresidentCivil WarUnion ForcesPhotography

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