[Hannibal Hamlin, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly to left].
[between 1844 and 1860]
Democratic Congressman from Maine, 1843-1847; Senator, 1848-1857; Governor of Maine, 1857; Republican Senator from Maine, 1857-1861, 1869-1881; Vice President of U.S., 1861-1865.
Scratched on back of plate: 95; 294.
Original served by appointment only.
Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153).
Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress).
Produced by Mathew Brady's studio.
(b&w film copy neg. post-1992) cph 3c09919 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c09919