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Lincoln's First School on Knob Creek--From an Old Painting

Creator:
Dexter Press
Location:
New York, Pearl River
Origin Date:
1930-1940
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 5 7/16 in
Item ID:
71.2009.083.2071
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Cartoons, Broadsides & Ephemera

Description

This postcard features a reproduction of an artist's depiction of the first school that Abraham Lincoln attended in Kentucky. The depiction shows a one-room log cabin with a split rail fence behind it. The caption is printed in the upper right corner of the image which is surrounded by a white border. The number 35976 is printed in the lower left corner of the image. The postcard reverse is divided with a six-line poem printed on the left side. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum