National Geographic : 1963 Jul
NAIIUNAL An HIVt (ACUVt ANU KiU l) Lincoln at Gettysburg: Painstaking detective work reveals what may be the only photograph of the President at the dedication of Soldiers' National Cemetery on November 19, 1863. Enlargement at right of the rectangular area of the photograph above discloses the hatless figure (circled). The glass-plate negative lay un noticed in the National Archives until 1953 when a 200-times enlarge ment of the picture permitted identification. In the Wills House, Lincoln in wax broods over his Gettysburg Ad dress. The second draft (opposite) shows presidential editing. "We are met here KODACHROMEBY NATIONALGEOGRAPHICPHOTOGRAPHERBATES LITTLEHALES ) N.G.S.