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"Lincoln, The Emancipator"- Buffalo History Museum
Formerly Buffalo & Erie County Historical Society Museum
1 Museum Court, Buffalo, NY
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Charles H. Niehaus (Sculptor)
Gorham Manufacturing Co. (Founder)
Bronze Statue on Engraved White Marble Base
5' height / 3' width / 4' depth
Lincoln is seated with his proper left leg crossed over his proper right leg.  He holds the Emancipation Proclamation in his hands.

This statue is a replica of the statue located in Muskegon, Michigan by the same sculptor.
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Photos taken Jan. 2015

The Lincoln statue was originally located in the State Court  ...  It was commissioned by the Lincoln Birthday Association founded by and in honor of Buffalonian Julius E. Francis ...
Sculptor: Charles H. Niehaus ... Also by Niehaus: Oliver Hazard Perry statue

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Rosette ... Acanthus leaves ... Guilloche ... Reeding

Bay/laurel leaves in panel ... Acanthus leaves ... Guilloche ... Reeding

 Photos and their arrangement 2015 Chuck LaChiusa
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