1. Creator/Author:
  2. Brown University (3)

Lincoln and the American Political Tradition poster

Creator:
Brown University
Location:
Rhode Island, Providence
Origin Date:
1984
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 34 in x 22 in
Item ID:
71.2009.081.2475
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Fine Art

Description

This poster announced the "Lincoln and the American Political Tradition" exhibit created by the John Hay Library and John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library at Brown University which was on view there from May 1 through August 31, 1984. The poster features a large photographic reproduction of the framed Peter Baumgras portrait of President Abraham Lincoln done from life in 1865. The title of the exhibition is printed in blue ink below the portrait. Information about the exhibition is printed in black ink below the title. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum