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View of Corn Field in Knob Creek Valley, Kentucky

Creator:
Dexter Press
Location:
New York, Pearl River
Origin Date:
1955-1970
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/8 in x 5 1/2 in
Item ID:
71.2009.083.2060
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Cartoons, Broadsides & Ephemera

Description

This color postcard features a view of a corn field in Knob Creek Valley on the farm where Abraham Lincoln and his family lived from the time he was two years old until he was seven years old. The image is surrounded by a light colored border with the caption and the number 72-D-5 printed in the lower margin. The postcard reverse is divided with narrative text printed on the left side. The number 35983 is printed along the lower edge near the middle. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum