To order an image, navigate to the full display and click "request this image" on the blue toolbar.
Pen by Blanzy Poure & Cie, Paris and B. & P. Lawrence, New York, mid-19th century
Large image also depicts wrapper of pen
President Lincoln presented the pen to abolitionist George Livermore, through Senator Charles Sumner, in January 1863. Col. William R. Livermore gave it to the Massachusetts Historical Society in 1911.