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President Abraham Lincoln's Coffin Lying in State at the White House, Washington, D.C.

President Abraham Lincoln's Coffin Lying in State at the White House, Washington, D.C.
Title
President Abraham Lincoln's Coffin Lying in State at the White House, Washington, D.C.
Date 
April 1865
Medium 
Graphite on paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 7 3/8 x 9 11/16 in. (18.7 x 24.6 cm)
Description 
Civil War Drawings Collection; see also .25, .51 for views of Lincoln's funerals in Chicago and Springfield
Credit Line 
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
Object Number 
1945.580.44
Inscriptions 
Inscribed at lower center: "President Lincolns Coffin"; various annotations about colors and flowers; verso inscribed at upper center: "Presidt Lincolns Coffin / Washington D.C. / at the White House"
Provenance 
John T. Kavanaugh Collection, Rutherford, New Jersey, 1945
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group