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Rail Candidate

Rail Candidate
Artist
Louis Maurer, 1832 - 1932
Sitter
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865
Horace Greeley, 3 Feb 1811 - 29 Nov 1872
Date
1860
Type
Print
Medium
Lithograph
Dimensions
Image/Sheet: 34 × 45.5 cm (13 3/8 × 17 15/16")
Topic
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat
Horace Greeley: Male
Horace Greeley: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate
Horace Greeley: Communications\Publisher\Magazine
Horace Greeley: Communications\Publisher\Newspaper
Horace Greeley: Communications\Journalist\Reporter\Newspaper
Horace Greeley: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist
Abraham Lincoln: Male
Abraham Lincoln: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
Abraham Lincoln: Military\Soldier
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\President of US
Abraham Lincoln: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist
Abraham Lincoln: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Illinois
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\State Senator\Illinois
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster
Abraham Lincoln: Crafts and Trades\Boat builder
Portrait
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Restrictions & Rights
CC0
Object number
NPG.85.148
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery