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President--Abraham Lincoln Vice-President--Hannibal Hamlin.
Patriotic envelope collection. Series I: Civil War envelopes, 1861-1865.
New-York Historical Society
Pictorial Envelope: 1 envelope; 3 x 5 1/2 in. Image of Lincoln in a decorative border with an eagle on top and flags draped below. Another image of Lincoln chopping wood outside his log cabin. Orange envelope with black ink. Image on left side and top of envelope. Printed below image of Lincoln: 'PRESIDENT, / ABRAHAM LINCOLN / VICE-PRESIDENT / HANNIBAL HAMLIN.' Printed quotation below image of Lincoln chopping wood: 'Constitution and the Union - Harmony and Prosperity to all.' - LINCOLN.' Printed vertically to left of portrait of Lincoln: 'S. RAYNOR, Envelope Manufacturer, New York.'
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865Hamlin, Hannibal, 1809-1891EaglesFlags--United StatesPresidents--United States--Portraits
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Hannibal Hamlin (August 27, 1809 - July 4, 1891) was the 15th Vice President of the United States, serving Abraham Lincoln during the American Civil War. Prior to the war, he served as a U.S. Senator from Maine. Abraham Lincoln (February 12, 1809 - April 15, 1865) was the sixteenth President of the United States. As Commander in Chief of the United States, he led the Union during the Civil War. On April 15, he was shot in the back of the head at Ford's Theater by John Wilkes Booth. Lincoln died shortly thereafter.