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Inauguration of the Sixteenth President of the United States—Scene in Front of the Capitol at Washington, D.C.—Abraham Lincoln, President-Elect, Reading His Inaugural Address, Previous to Receiving the Oath of Office from Chief Justice Taney, March 4th, 1861.


TitleInauguration of the Sixteenth President of the United States—Scene in Front of the Capitol at Washington, D.C.—Abraham Lincoln, President-Elect, Reading His Inaugural Address, Previous to Receiving the Oath of Office from Chief Justice Taney, March 4th, 1861.
Artist/MakerUnidentified
after photograph by George Stacy
Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper
Date1861-03-16
MediumWood engraving, black and white
Dimensions h. 14.25 x  w. 19.75 in. ( h. 36.195 x  w. 50.165 cm)
Credit LineU.S. Senate Collection
Accession Number38.00134.001