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Abraham Lincoln portrait.

Abraham Lincoln, a favorite son of Illinois

CREDIT: Berger, Anthony, photographer. “Abraham Lincoln, Three-Quarter Length Portrait, Seated, Facing Right,” 9 February, 1864. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress. Reproduction Number LC-DIG-ppmsca-19190.

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