Framed print of Henry Clay
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Deep rectangular wooden frame contains print of Henry Clay. He wears a dark suit and large bow tie with a high-collared white shirt. L 15" x W 13 1/2". Clay was one of the great orators of the 19th Century United States, and one of Abraham Lincoln's personal heroes. Mary Lincoln lived near Mr. Clay's home in Lexington, KY and the family was very close to him. Although it is not known what Mr. Lincoln had on the walls of his bedroom, it was common to display images of people you admired. American Communities in History; How we learn about communities 16 History; 25-27 Fine Arts
|Unknown, Clay, Henry|
|University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign|
|University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University Library|
|Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865|
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