A scan of an illustration of United States President Abraham Lincoln reading a draft of the Emancipation Proclamation to Vice-President Hannibal Hamlin. The illustration appeared in The Life and Times of Hannibal Hamlin, a book written by his grandson, Charles Eugene Hamlin, published in 1899 (following page 428).
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MS 219, Hamlin Family Papers
Hamlin family, illustrations, Emancipation Proclamation, slavery