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Buffalo History Museum
Formerly Buffalo & Erie County Historical Society Museum
1 Museum Court, Buffalo, NY
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"Charles H. Niehaus (Sculptor) Gorham Manufacturing Co. (Founder) 1902 Bronze Statue on Engraved White Marble Base 5' height / 3' width / 4' depth
"Lincoln is seated with his proper left leg crossed over his proper right leg. He holds the Emancipation Proclamation in his hands.
"This statue is a replica of the statue located in Muskegon, Michigan by the same sculptor."
- City of Buffalo: Public Art Collection Online (online Jan. 2015)
The Lincoln statue was originally located in the State Court It was commissioned by the Lincoln Birthday Association founded by and in honor of Buffalonian Julius E. Francis
Sculptor: Charles H. Niehaus Also by Niehaus: Oliver Hazard Perry statue