1. Creator/Author:
  2. John Hay Library, Brown University (1)

John Hay: From Poet to Statesman

Creator:
John Hay Library, Brown University
Location:
Rhode Island, Providence County, Providence
Origin Date:
1988
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 19 1/4 in x 12 1/8 in
Item ID:
71.2009.081.1949
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Fine Art

Description

This poster announces a celebration of the 150th anniversary of the birth of John Hay, one of President Abraham Lincoln's personal secretaries, at the John Hay Library at Brown University from October 8 through December 30, 1988. The poster features a photograph of John Hay taken in Washington, D. C., in 1903 and a list of the five lectures to be given on different aspects of Hay's life. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum