Share your favorites on Show & Tell

possible young Abe lincon

In Photographs > Show & Tell.
Photographs2298 of 4321My Friend Nicholas "Porky" Cutinha, Medal of Honor Winner, photo of him and me 1968 Tay NinhUpdate for Epson
Love it
Like it

blunderbuss2blunderbuss2 likes this.
Add to collection

Please create an account, or Log in here

If you don't have an account, create one here.

Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate

Posted 4 years ago


(1 item)

Found in the hopewell area of p.a looks like abe lincon just might be he passed through this area possible treasure


  1. scottvez scottvez, 4 years ago
    Your image post dates the Civil War and Lincoln's death by several years:

    - It is a loose tintype with no indication of ever having been cased which would be very unusual for an early tintype
    - The fence prop is typical 1870s

    Additionally, "looks like" identifications are very common in antique images and rarely do they become historically accepted images of the famous person.

    In my opinion your image bears little resemblance (beyond the top hat) to any Lincoln image I have ever seen.


Want to post a comment?

Create an account or login in order to post a comment.