1. Creator/Author:
  2. Art Mfg. Co. (2)

Kentucky's First Cabin, Built in 1774

Creator:
Art Mfg. Co.
Location:
Ohio, Amelia
Origin Date:
1912
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 5 3/8 in
Item ID:
71.2009.083.2106
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Cartoons, Broadsides & Ephemera

Description

This tinted postcard features an illustration of a log cabin and a smaller log building in a wooded setting. The caption printed in the margin below the image reads, "Kentucky's First Cabin, Built in 1774 at Harrodsburg, Ky. by Capt. Jas. Harrod." The number 2098 is printed in the lower right corner. The postcard reverse is divided. On the left side is a handwritten note in black from Nellye to Ellen Moore of Worcester, Massachusetts. The Harrodsburg, Kentucky, postmark is dated Aug. 16, 1912. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum