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"Old Salem Road" and "Classic Sangamon", Petersburg, Illinois

Creator:
George F. Luthringer
Location:
Germany, Berlin
Origin Date:
1913-1920
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/8 in x 5 1/4 in
Item ID:
71.2009.083.1553
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Cartoons, Broadsides & Ephemera

Description

This colored postcard features a view of the road running beside the Sangamon River leading to the village of New Salem, Illinois. A horse and carriage are visible on the road in the background of the image. The caption is printed in red ink along the top edge of the image. The reverse is divided vertically and the number C14015 is printed along the left edge along with the publisher's information. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum