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  2. McGrew Color Graphics (8)

Lincoln Carriage

Creator:
McGrew Color Graphics
Location:
Missouri, Kansas City
Origin Date:
1977-1990
Materials:
paper
Item ID:
71.2009.083.0532
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Cartoons, Broadsides & Ephemera

Description

This postcard is a photograph of the carriage in which President and Mrs. Lincoln rode to Ford's Theatre on the April 14, 1865, where President Lincoln was shot while watching the performance. The carriage is in the Studebaker Historic Vehicle Collection located in South Bend, Indiana. The postcard reverse is divided. Narrative text is printed on the left side. The number 281333 is printed along the bottom edge near the middle. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum