1. Creator/Author:
  2. Alvan T. Fuller (7)

Lincoln Day Proclamation

Creator:
Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Alvan T. Fuller
Location:
Massachusetts, Boston
Origin Date:
1926
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 13 7/8 in x 9 in
Item ID:
71.2009.081.2304
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Fine Art

Description

This print is the official proclamation by the governor of Massachusetts setting aside February 12, 1926, to be observed as Lincoln Day "and request that the significance of this day be truly appreciated by all and properly observed in the homes, the schools, the churches and wherever people meet in the Commonwealth." The Governor's handwritten signature in black ink is just below his printed name at the end of the document. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum