Gardner negative going up for auction

On June 21, a glass negative of one of Lincoln’s last portraits will go up for auction in Cincinnati.  The photo was taken in early 1865 in Alexander Gardner’s Washington, D.C. studio.  While the image itself is familiar, the negative is a stereoscopic view.

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