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Lincoln Portrait, 1858
Lincoln Portrait, 1858

This portrait shows Abraham Lincoln in 1858, the year of the celebrated Lincoln-Douglas debates. It was taken in Hannibal, Missouri.

For more information about politics in the 19th century, please look at Lincoln/Net's Getting the Message Out! National Political Campaign Materials, 1840-1860 Web site.

Permission: Chicago Historical Society.
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