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Lincoln's Birthplace in Lincoln Memorial, Kentucky

Creator:
Curteich
Location:
Illinois, Chicago
Origin Date:
1937
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 5 9/16 in
Item ID:
71.2009.083.2205
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Cartoons, Broadsides & Ephemera

Description

This linen postcard features the symbolic log cabin in which Abraham Lincoln was born as it is inside the Lincoln Memorial located near Hodgenville, Kentucky. The image is surrounded by a white border with the caption printed in the top and bottom margins. The number KE-5 is printed in the top left corner of the border. The number 7A-H3270 is printed in the lower right corner of the border. The postcard reverse is divided with brief text printed on the left side.