along left side printed in gold ink perpendicular: PHOTOGRAPHIC HISTORY; along right side: THE WAR FOR THE UNION.; across bottom printed in gold ink: Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1865, by E. & H.T. Anthony & Co. in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the U.S. for the So. District of New York.; on verso, center printed in black ink on applied blue paper: WAR VIEWS / The Chair that President Lincoln occupied at the time of his assassination at / Ford's Theatre. / No. 3405 / Copyright Secured. / PUBLISHED BY E. & H. T. ANTHONY & CO. / AMERICAN AND FOREIGN STEREOSCOPIC EMPORIUM, 501 BROADWAY, NEW-YORK. / Negative by BRADY & Co., WASHINGTON.
Thomas Harris, New York; NGA purchase, 2018.