1. Creator/Author:
  2. Capitol Engraving Company (3)

Capitol Engraving Co. poster

Creator:
Capitol Engraving Company
Location:
Illinois, Sangamon County, Springfield
Origin Date:
1930-1950
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 15 13/16 in x 12 5/8 in
Item ID:
71.2009.081.2525
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Fine Art

Description

This poster features a color photograph of President Abraham Lincoln pasted at the top and bottom into a printed triple-line frame on heavy paper. Below the frame is the publisher's information. This is an example of the Lincoln name/image being used to promote positive feelings toward a business or organization. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum