Offered is a Rare early photo of Abraham Lincoln during the Civil War. In this famous image President Lincoln is meeting with his future adversary General George B.McClellan and Allan Pinkerton at Antietam during the Civil War in 1862. McClellan would go to the Union officers in the biggest job of his military career while Pinkerton would lead his famous Pinkerton Detective Agency. This image was captured by celebrated pioneer photographer MATHEW BRADY. He was the Legendary photographer that was contracted by Lincoln to photograph the Civil War. This photo was found amongst newspaper wire photos and is captioned on the back. Photo was used in the Feb 4th 1900 edition of the Pittsburgh Gazette, as the label on the back indicates. It was touched up in spots by the newspaper, on McClellan's beard, Lincoln's coat and hair, Pinkerton's beard. Light wear, it measures 6 1/4" x 9 1/4". Missing 2 corners of the card, tack holes in margins. The image measures 5 1/4"w x 8"h. You'll be hard pressed to find a nicer early edition of this rare shot. A nice newspaper wire find. Failure to read full description may result in delays and misunderstandings.
I do not set rates and cant afford to absorb these costs, being a small operation. The item "C1900 ABRAHAM LINCOLN ANTIETAM MATHEW BRADY CIVIL WAR PHOTO PINKERTON UNION GAR" is in sale since Wednesday, May 30, 2018.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Reenactment & Reproductions\Photographs". The seller is "bbnp-antiques" and is located in Fairport, New York. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica.