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National Day of Mourning Abraham Lincoln Ribbons

Object Number: 
INV.2889
Date: 
1865
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 9 x 10 in. ( 2.5 x 22.9 x 25.4 cm )
Inscriptions: 
Below portrait: "J. M. Whittemore & Co. Publishers, Boston."
Description: 
Two white paper ribbons (bookmarks) printed with the text "NATIONAL/DAY OF MOURNING/June 1st, 1865./Died April 15th, 1865./"I wish all Men to be Free." Portrait of Abraham Lincoln in a black square in the center of the ribbons, with his signature below.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group