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Collection Reference Number GLC05866
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to the 1860s 
Title Abraham Lincoln entering Richmond, April 3, 1865
Date 1866
Author Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  
Document Type Artwork
Content Description Engraving by J. C. Buttre from a drawing by L. Hollis. Published by B.B. Russell & Co., Boston. Shows Lincoln with his son Tad on a visit to Richmond. African American men, women, and children are rejoicing around him.
Subjects African American History  Civil War  Military History  Union Forces  President  Confederate States of America  Freemen  Slavery  Art, Music, Theater, and Film  Children and Family  
People Buttre, John Chester (1821-1893)  Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  
Place written Boston, Massachusetts
Theme African Americans; The Presidency; Slavery & Abolition; Children & Family; Arts & Literature
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1860-1945
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945