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President Lincoln's Christmas Gift, 1864 - Photo 2

President Lincoln's Christmas Gift, 1864 - Photo 2

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White House Collection, White House Historical Association

President Lincoln's Christmas Gift, 1864 - Photo 2

Tad Lincoln stands on the North Drive of the White House (detail from this carte de visite by Henry Warren), 1865. The soldiers in the background may be members of Company K of the 150th Pennsylvania Volunteers known as the “Bucktails” for the deer tails they wore on their hats.

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