Contents and Arrangement

Albumen Photograph of Abraham Lincoln, undated

1 box

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

No. 180 of 500 copies made by Curtis Studio of New Haven, Conn. from an original by Alexander Gardner.

Collection History


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

Folder inventory added by Nicholas Williams '2015 in 2012.

During 2022, restrictions on original letters and documents, including the copy of the 13th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, were lifted as part of a restrictions review project.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.

Credit this material:

Albumen Photograph of Abraham Lincoln; Princeton University Library Collection of Abraham Lincoln Materials, C0094, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Storage Note:
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Existence and Location of Copies

Some items in this collection are also available on microfilm.

United States. | Constitution. 13th Amendment
Bennett, James Gordon, 1795-1872
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Maclean, John, 1800-1886