Antique President James Garfield and First Lady Lucretia Garfield Memorabilia
An assortment of antique President Garfield and First Lady Lucretia Garfield memorabilia, dated from just before and after his assassination. Included is a book titled The Life and Public Services of General James A. Garfield by William Ralston Balch published by J.C. McCurdy & Co. in 1881, just after the President died after lingering two months from being shot. Also included is a color lithograph of president Garfield with his family, and a pair of carte-de-visite companion photographic prints of President Garfield and his wife Lucretia.
- measurement of book