HARRIET BEECHER STOWE
The little woman who wrote the book that started this great war!
———-A. Lincoln 1862 ———–
Shown at the left are Civil War period photos of the famed abolitionist author of Uncle Tom’s Cabin including a popularly published carte de viste (CDV) of Mrs. Stowe and brother Henry Ward Beecher, a personal image of the Brunswick, Maine author and a rarely seen cased ‘gem’ tintype portrait. (A US quarter is included for gem image size comparison.)