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Engraving: The First Reading of the Emancipation Proclamation of President Lincoln by Francis Bicknell Carpenter (1830-1900)



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The engraving of Francis Bicknell Carpenter's painting of the First Reading of the Emancipation Proclamation of President Lincoln is from the Department's own collection, and was at one time owned by William Henry Seward.


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