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Abe Lincoln to Al Smith

Creator:
unknown
Location:
Unknown place made
Origin Date:
1928
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in
Item ID:
71.2009.083.0952
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Cartoons, Broadsides & Ephemera

Description

This embossed postcard consists of a clipping pasted over the front of a previously published postcard. The clipping titled: "Abe Lincoln To Al Smith" has excerpts from two of Abraham Lincoln's speeches given during the Lincoln-Douglas Debates in 1858 regarding support for all of the rights listed in the United States Constitution. The postcard reverse is divided. Mrs.. E.L. Bangs is handwritten in black ink on the top line provided for the address. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum