1. Creator/Author:
  2. Artvue Post Card Co. (16)

Mentor Graham House, Exterior

Creator:
Artvue Post Card Co.
Location:
New York, New York
Origin Date:
1940-1950
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 3 9/16 in x 5 1/2 in
Item ID:
71.2009.083.2397
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Cartoons, Broadsides & Ephemera

Description

This postcard features the exterior of the house in which Mentor Graham and his son lived after moving to Blunt, South Dakota, in the 1880s. Mentor Graham met Abraham Lincoln in New Salem, Illinois, and tutored him in grammar and surveying in the 1830s. The postcard reverse is divided. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum