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Collection of Miscellaneous Facsimiles and Pictorial materials

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Document facsimiles

Document facsimiles

Painting print and newspaper



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Collection of Miscellaneous Facsimiles and Pictorial materials, 1885-1982 | Purdue University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections

By Michael Maune

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Collection Overview

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Extent: 0.2 Cubic feet

Subjects: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Pictorial works

Languages: English

Abstract

Facsimiles and pictorial material documenting the American Revolution and Civil War eras. Also includes newspapers documenting Lafayette during 1885-1886.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Collection of Miscellaneous Facsimiles and Pictorial materials (1835-1951; 0.2 cubic feet) is an artificial collection that documents the American Revolution and Civil War eras through facsimiles of documents including the Emancipation Proclamation and the Declaration of Independence. The collection also features facsimiles of The Comet newspaper documenting Lafayette during 1885-1886. Types of materials include: document and facsimiles, a painting facsimile, and a political cartoon.

Collection Historical Note

Collection transferred from old Map Case to Flat Files and was later reorganized into three folders. Original provenance is currently unknown.

Subject/Index Terms

Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Pictorial works

Administrative Information

Repository: Purdue University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections

Access Restrictions: Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: Some material may be protected under copyright. Several items credit the National Archives.

Processing Information: Whenever possible, original order of the materials has been retained.  Some materials have been housed in polyester sleeves and all have been housed in acid-free folders and acid-free boxes.


Box and Folder Listing


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[Folder OS L 5: Document facsimiles, 1861-1934],
[Folder OS M 8: Document facsimiles, 1934-1982],
[Folder FF 6: Painting print and newspaper, 1885-1951],
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