For your consideration is this antique rare Abraham Lincoln Presidential Mourning Card from the period of Abe’s Death. The actual card measures 2-1/2″ wide by 4″ tall and reads “Abraham Lincoln Sixteenth President of the United States Born Feb. 12th. 1809,- Died Apr. 15th. 1865.” The picture is affixed to the background and is highly detailed. The frame measures 8″ wide by 11″ tall and has red background. This is in good condition for its age with no major defects. The frame has a few defects. This is from the private collection of a well known Political and Historical writer and collector Stan Gore. The back of the card reads ” Published by The New York Photographic Co. No 453 Broadway New York” on a ribbon and has a 13 star United States emblem above it. Please see the pictures for more detail.
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