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Abraham Lincoln's Wedge

User:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/2 in x 8 3/4 in x 2 in; 3.81 cm x 22.225 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
wedge
Associated place:
United States: Illinois
Subject:
Presidents  Search this
Related Publication:
Rubenstein, Harry R.. Abraham Lincoln: An Extraordinary Life
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry W. Allen (SI)
ID Number:
PL.030794
Catalog number:
30794
Accession number:
65826
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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Abraham Lincoln's Watch, around 1858

Associated person:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Physical Description:
gold; glass (watch material)
metal (key material)
gold (watch chain material)
wood; metal; fabric (box material)
Measurements:
watch: 2 in x 3 in x 1/2 in; 5.08 cm x 7.62 cm x 1.27 cm
watch chain: 13 in; 33.02 cm
Object Name:
watch, pocket
Related event:
Battle of Fort Sumter, 1861  Search this
Related Publication:
Rubenstein, Harry R.. Abraham Lincoln: An Extraordinary Life
Credit Line:
gift of Lincoln Isham
ID Number:
PL.219098.01
Catalog number:
219098.01
Accession number:
219098
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Political and Military History: Political History, Presidential History Collection
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Clothing & Accessories
Selections from the Abraham Lincoln Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Keys to the Abraham Lincoln Conspirators Prison Cells

Associated person:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 7/8 in x 4 in x 7/8 in; 27.6225 cm x 10.16 cm x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
key
Used in:
United States: District of Columbia, Fort Lesley J. McNair
Associated date:
1865
Subject:
Assassination  Search this
Prisons  Search this
Related event:
Assassination of Abraham Lincoln  Search this
Related Publication:
Rubenstein, Harry R.. Abraham Lincoln: An Extraordinary Life
Credit Line:
War Department
ID Number:
PL.010238a
Catalog number:
10238a
Accession number:
42272
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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shackles, ankle

Associated person:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Physical Description:
metal, iron (shankles, ankle, pairs of (3) material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/8 in x 17 1/2 in x 4 1/8 in; 2.8575 cm x 44.45 cm x 10.4775 cm
Object Name:
Shackles, Ankle
Subject:
Assassination  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department
ID Number:
PL.010240c
Catalog number:
10240c
Accession number:
42272
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-5de7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_524529

Prison Hoods of the Abraham Lincoln Conspirators

Associated person:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, canvas (overall material)
rope (overall material)
Measurements:
hood: 34.5 cm x 30.5 cm; 13 9/16 in x 12 in
Object Name:
Hood
Subject:
Assassination  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department
ID Number:
PL.010245f
Catalog number:
10245
Accession number:
42272
42272
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-5deb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Prison Hoods of the Abraham Lincoln Conspirators

Associated person:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, canvas (overall material)
rope (overall material)
Measurements:
hood: 41.5 cm x 35 cm; 16 5/16 in x 13 3/4 in
overall: 14 in x 13 in x 12 in; 35.56 cm x 33.02 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Hood
Subject:
Assassination  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department
ID Number:
PL.010245a
Catalog number:
10245
Accession number:
42272
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-62f5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_524534
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Prison Hoods of the Abraham Lincoln Conspirators

Associated person:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, canvas (overall material)
rope (overall material)
Measurements:
hood: 39 cm x 34 cm; 15 3/8 in x 13 3/8 in
overall: 14 in x 13 in x 12 in; 35.56 cm x 33.02 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Hood
Subject:
Assassination  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department
ID Number:
PL.010245b
Catalog number:
10245
Accession number:
42272
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-62f6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_524535
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Prison Hoods of the Abraham Lincoln Conspirators

Associated person:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, canvas (overall material)
rope (overall material)
Measurements:
hood: 15 in x 13 in; 38.1 cm x 33.02 cm
overall: 14 in x 13 in x 12 in; 35.56 cm x 33.02 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Hood
Subject:
Assassination  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department
ID Number:
PL.010245c
Catalog number:
10245
Accession number:
42272
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-62f7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Prison Hoods of the Abraham Lincoln Conspirators

Associated person:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, canvas (overall material)
rope (overall material)
Measurements:
hood: 38.5 cm x 32.5 cm; 15 3/16 in x 12 13/16 in
overall: 14 in x 13 in x 12 in; 35.56 cm x 33.02 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Hood
Subject:
Assassination  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department
ID Number:
PL.010245d
Catalog number:
10245
Accession number:
42272
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-62f8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_524537
Online Media:

Prison Hoods of the Abraham Lincoln Conspirators

Associated person:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, canvas (overall material)
rope (overall material)
Measurements:
hood: 15 in x 13 5/8 in; 38.1 cm x 34.544 cm
Object Name:
Hood
Subject:
Assassination  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department
ID Number:
PL.010245e
Catalog number:
10245
Accession number:
42272
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-62f9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_524538
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Prison Hoods of the Abraham Lincoln Conspirators

Associated person:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, canvas (overall material)
rope (overall material)
Measurements:
hood: 34.5 cm x 29.5 cm; 13 9/16 in x 11 5/8 in
Object Name:
Hood
Subject:
Assassination  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department
ID Number:
PL.010245g
Catalog number:
10245
Accession number:
42272
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-5fad-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_524539
Online Media:

Prison Hoods of the Abraham Lincoln Conspirators

Associated person:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, canvas (overall material)
rope (overall material)
Measurements:
hood: 38.5 cm x 28 cm; 15 3/16 in x 11 in
Object Name:
Hood
Subject:
Assassination  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department
ID Number:
PL.010245h
Catalog number:
10245
Accession number:
42272
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-5fae-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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John C. Breckenridge

Depicted (sitter):
Breckenridge, John Cabell  Search this
Associated person:
Lane, Joseph  Search this
Associated institution:
Democratic National Party  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
black print on white background (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 4 in; 20.32 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
Ballot
Associated date:
1860
Subject:
Political Campaigns  Search this
Credit Line:
The Ralph E Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1860.T08
Catalog number:
227739.1860.T08
Accession number:
227739
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Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-63b9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_529063
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Stephen Douglas for President

Associated person:
Douglas, Stephen A.  Search this
Johnson, Herschel V.  Search this
Associated institution:
Democratic National Party  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
white with black print (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 4 1/4 in; 17.78 cm x 10.795 cm
Object Name:
Ballot
Date made:
1860
Associated date:
1860
Related event:
Presidential Campaign of 1860  Search this
Credit Line:
Starcevic
ID Number:
PL.233297.01
Catalog number:
233297.01
Accession number:
233297
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-63bb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_529065
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Paper Banner, around 1863

Associated person:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
white with black type (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 6 3/4 in x 24 in; 17.145 cm x 60.96 cm
Object Name:
broadside
banner
Date made:
ca 1863
Subject:
Slavery  Search this
African American History  Search this
Related event:
Emancipation Proclamation (2)  Search this
Related Publication:
Rubenstein, Harry R.. Abraham Lincoln: An Extraordinary Life
Credit Line:
Ludlow
ID Number:
PL.012132
Catalog number:
12132
Accession number:
52752
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Political and Military History: Political History, Reform Movements Collection
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Selections from the Abraham Lincoln Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-66c9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_529602

key

Associated Name:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
Object Name:
Key
Key
Used:
United States: District of Columbia, Fort Lesley J. McNair
Subject:
Assassination  Search this
Related event:
Assassination of Abraham Lincoln  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department
ID Number:
PL.010238c
Catalog number:
10238c
Accession number:
42272
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-f13e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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John C Breckenridge

Depicted (sitter):
Breckenridge, John Cabell  Search this
Engraver:
Buttre, John Chester  Search this
Original artist:
Brady, Mathew B.  Search this
Physical Description:
silk (overall material)
white; black (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 7 1/4 in x 2 1/2 in; 18.415 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
Ribbon
Object Type:
ribbon
Date made:
1856
Credit Line:
DiSalle
ID Number:
PL.315264.4049
Catalog number:
315264.4049
Accession number:
315264
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Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-037a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_502252

Douglas, Johnson and the Union

Referenced:
Johnson, Herschel V.  Search this
Depicted (sitter):
Douglas, Stephen A.  Search this
Physical Description:
white, black (overall color)
textile (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 2 1/2 in; 15.24 cm x 6.35 cm
overall, mounted: 6 1/8 in x 2 5/8 in; 15.5575 cm x 6.6675 cm
Object Name:
Ribbon
Object Type:
ribbon
Date made:
1860
Subject:
Political Campaigns  Search this
Related event:
Presidential Campaign of 1860  Search this
Credit Line:
DiSalle
ID Number:
PL.315264.4067
Catalog number:
315264.4067
Accession number:
315264
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-fe64-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_502259
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Casts of Abraham Lincoln's Face and Hands

Associated person:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Saint-Gaudens, Augustus  Search this
Volk, Leonard Wells  Search this
Physical Description:
white (overall color)
plaster (overall material)
painted (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 9 in; 17.78 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
Mask, Life
Associated date:
1860
Subject:
Presidents  Search this
Credit Line:
Thirty Three Subscribers (Augustus St. Gaudens, Thomas B. Clarke, Richard W. Gilder)
ID Number:
PL.4412
Catalog number:
4412
Accession number:
20084
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-4400-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_524360

Casts of Abraham Lincoln's Face and Hands

Maker:
Volk, Leonard Wells  Search this
Volk, Leonard Wells  Search this
Associated person:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Saint-Gaudens, Augustus  Search this
Physical Description:
painted (?? production method/technique)
plaster (overall material)
white (overall color)
Measurements:
left hand: 2 3/4 in x 4 1/4 in x 6 5/8 in; 6.985 cm x 10.795 cm x 16.8275 cm
right hand: 3 5/8 in x 5 1/4 in x 6 1/8 in; 9.2075 cm x 13.335 cm x 15.5575 cm
Object Name:
Casts, Hands, Pair of
Associated date:
1860
Subject:
Presidents  Search this
Credit Line:
Thirty-Three Subscribers (Augustus St. Gaudens, Thomas B. Clarke, Richard W. Gilder)
ID Number:
PL.4414
Catalog number:
4414
Accession number:
20084
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Government, Politics, and Reform
Exhibition:
American Presidency
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-4401-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_524361
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