Have you seen me? The bust of Abraham Lincoln that is missing from St. Paul A.M.E. Church in Raleigh was a copy of this one, from the shoulders up. The orginal was made by Thomas D. Jones while Lincoln was still alive. This one is at Hildene, the Vermont home of Robert Todd Lincoln, Lincoln’s oldest son.
Have you seen me? The bust of Abraham Lincoln that is missing from St. Paul A.M.E. Church in Raleigh was a copy of this one, from the shoulders up. The orginal was made by Thomas D. Jones while Lincoln was still alive. This one is at Hildene, the Vermont home of Robert Todd Lincoln, Lincoln’s oldest son. COURTESY OF DAVE WIEGERS
Have you seen me? The bust of Abraham Lincoln that is missing from St. Paul A.M.E. Church in Raleigh was a copy of this one, from the shoulders up. The orginal was made by Thomas D. Jones while Lincoln was still alive. This one is at Hildene, the Vermont home of Robert Todd Lincoln, Lincoln’s oldest son. COURTESY OF DAVE WIEGERS

Cold case: What happened to Raleigh’s bust of Abe Lincoln?

May 17, 2017 12:15 PM