Ephemera Gallery | Abraham Lincoln Papers

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The Nation Mourns [a poem]. New York, Published by Chas. Magnus, 12 Frankfort St., [1865]. 1 l. 20.5 cm. Stern Broadside v. 8, no. 8. Rare Books and Special Collections Division.

A typical example of nineteenth-century memorial poetry, printed as a handbill. It is illustrated with stock memorial iconography to which a grieving soldier and Lincoln's portrait have been added.

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Ephemera Gallery | Abraham Lincoln Papers