Museum and Library Closures

The New-York Historical Society will be closed on September 23, and select spaces will be closed September 24. For details, please visit our calendar.

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Unidentified artist. "Uncle Sam" Making New Arrangements, 1860. Lithograph. Currier & Ives, publisher. New-York Historical Society, Gift of Daniel Parish Jr., PR 010.

Unidentified artist, after a photograph by Mathew B. Brady. “Hon. Abraham Lincoln, Born in Kentucky, February 12, 1809." Wood engraving, published in Harper’s Weekly, November 10, 1860. New-York Historical Society.

Unidentified artist. "Dictator Greeley." Wood engraving, published in Harper's Weekly, August 10, 1861. New-York Historical Society.

Morse. [Abraham Lincoln boxing with Jefferson Davis], 1861. Woodcut. New-York Historical Society, PR 010.

Entry Ticket for Metropolitan Fair, 1864. New-York Historical Society, Metropolitan Fair Papers.

Ehrgott. Forbriger & Co., after David Gilmour Blythe (1815-1865). President Lincoln, Writing the Proclamation of Freedom, January 1st 1863, 1864. Chromolithograph, M. Dupuy, publisher. New-York Historical Society, PR 052.

24 Men Wanted! 1863. Letterpress poster, Curtz, printer. New-York Historical Society, PR 055.

Draft Wheel, ca. 1863. Wood, metal. New-York Historical Society, Gift of Frederic C. Wagner, 1865.6.

Unidentified artist. "This Reminds me of a Little Joke." Wood engraving, published in Harper's Weekly, September 17, 1864. New-York Historical Society.

Unidentified artist. Lincoln's Funeral (detail), City Hall, New York City, 1865. Stereograph card. New-York Historical Society, Gift of Mrs. Elihu Spicer, PR 065.

Francis Bicknell Carpenter (1830-1900). The Lincoln Family, ca. 1865. Oil on canvas. New York Historical Society, Gift of Warren C. Crane, 1909.6.

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