Image Credits

“Deplorable Result of Lincoln’s Election,” Vanity Fair, November 10, 1860. Wood engraving. Reproduction. New-York Historical Society.

“Supposed Amusement of Mr. Seward in the Cabinet,” Comic Monthly, April 1861. Wood engraving. Reproduction. American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, Mass.

“The Flight of Abraham,” Harpers’ Weekly, March 9, 1861. Wood engraving. Reproduction. New-York Historical Society.

Stereograph views of the Union Square rally, April 20, 1861. New-York Historical Society.

Bobbitt-Hoopers, “Old Abe and Columbia,” Vanity Fair, May 9, 1861. Wood engraving. Reproduction. New-York Historical Society.

Ribbon. Silk, ca. 1861. New-York Historical Society. # INV.3054.

Phoenix Regiment, 1862. Reproduction. New-York Historical Society.

The Pall of the Nation. Broadside. May 1862. Reproduction. New-York Historical Society.

“Dictator Greeley Dismisses the Cabinet, and Warns Lincoln That He Will Stand No More Nonsense,” Harper’s Weekly, Aug. 10, 1861. Wood engraving. Reproduction. New-York Historical Society.