Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

K. P. Williams and Cecil Byrd

image number:

P0052572

description:

On the reverse side of one of the reference prints is pasted an un-cited newspaper clipping which reads, in full: "Desk Used By Lincoln - K.P. Williams, Indiana University professor, sits in the Oakleaf Lincoln Library at the desk used by Abraham Lincoln as a lawyer. Looking on is Cecil K. Byrd, Lincoln scholar and assistant librarian at the university. The Oakleaf library houses one of the country's five great collections of material on the Great Emancipator."

date taken:

1951 January 15

film code:

Kodak - Safety 108

photographer studio:

Photographic Services

donor image number:

51-31

accession number:

2000/003

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Williams, Kenneth Powers

personal name:

Byrd, Cecil K.

location of individuals:

Kenneth Powers Williams (seated) and Cecil K. Byrd.

corporate name:

Mathematics, Department of

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups

subseries:

Library

folder:

General