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Duboce, Marcel "Stereoscopic view of Lincoln's Tomb, Negative No.1, Oak Ridge Cemetery"

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05136.47 Author/Creator: Duboce, Marcel Place Written: Springfield, Illinois Type: Photograph Date: no date Pagination: 1 stereocard ; 9.5 x 18.6 cm.

Yellow mount. View of Lincoln's tomb surrounded by trees.

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