Album of 20 cartes de visite plus 6 of Lincoln and his cabinet
Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03589
Place Written: [various places]
Date: 1861-1865 ca.
Pagination: 26 photographs
Summary of Content: Cartes de visite by Brady, Anthony, Barr & Young, and J. Carbutt. Includes Lincoln’s cabinet: Lincoln, Hannibal Hamlin, William H. Seward, Edwin Stanton, Salmon P. Chase, Edwin Bates, Gideon Welles, Montgomery Blair (Postmaster Gen.), Caleb B. Smith (Interior), Stephen A. Douglas, Edward Everett, Horace Greeley, Richard J. Ogelsby (Illinois Gov.), Gen. Joseph Hooker, Gen. George B. McClellan, Gen. Ambrose E. Burnside, Gen. William S. Rosecrans, Gen. Ulysses S. Grant, Gen. John A. Logan, Gen. William T. Sherman. The album was assembled in the 1920s by Illinois rare book dealer Edward T. Van Norman.