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U. S. Grant Monument, Lincoln Park, Chicago

Creator:
Empire Art Co.
Location:
Illinois, Chicago
Origin Date:
1907-1915
Materials:
paper
Item ID:
71.2009.083.0513
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Cartoons, Broadsides & Ephemera

Description

This tinted postcard features a view of the General Ulysses S. Grant monument, done by sculptor Lewis F. Rebisso, located in Lincoln Park, Chicago, Illinois. Dedicated in 1891, the bronze statue on top of the arched stone monument depicts General Grant on horseback. The postcard reverse is divided. Narrative text is printed on the left side. The number R-28926 is printed along the bottom edge near the middle. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum