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Main Street, New Salem State Park

Creator:
L. L. Cook Co.
Location:
Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Origin Date:
1935-1945
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 5 7/16 in
Item ID:
71.2009.083.1454
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Cartoons, Broadsides & Ephemera

Description

This postcard is a photograph of the main street in New Salem State Park near Petersburg, Illinois. Reconstructed log cabins are located on both sides of the main path going the length of the village. Small groups of people can be seen entering or exiting the buildings or walking down the street. The caption is printed near the lower edge of the image to the left. The number C-126 is printed in the lower right corner of the image. The reverse of the postcard is divided in half vertically with the right side labeled "Address." Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum