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Abraham Lincoln

Creator:
Curt Teich & Co.
Location:
Illinois, Chicago
Origin Date:
1926
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in
Item ID:
71.2009.083.0884
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Cartoons, Broadsides & Ephemera

Description

This tinted postcard features a head and shoulders portrait of President Abraham Lincoln against a pale yellow background that was done from a photograph taken of him on February9, 1864. Below the image is a caption that reads: "Abraham Lincoln From Photograph on Exhibition at Lincoln Tomb, Oak Ridge Cemetary, Springfield, Ill." The number 109692 is printed in the lower right corner of the white border surrounding the image. The postcard reverse is divided. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum