1. Creator/Author:
  2. Art Photo Greeting Co. (3)

Lincoln Monument, Lincoln Park, Chicago

Creator:
Art Photo Greeting Co.
Location:
New York, New York
Origin Date:
1920-1940
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 5 9/16 in x 3 1/2 in
Item ID:
71.2009.083.2754
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Cartoons, Broadsides & Ephemera

Description

This postcard features the heroic-sized, bronze statue of President Abraham Lincoln done by sculptor Augustus Saint-Gaudens. Located in Lincoln Park in Chicago, Illinois, President Lincoln is depicted standing in front of a large, stately chair with his right hand behind his back and his left hand gripping the lapel of his coat. A white border surrounds the image with the caption printed in the bottom margin. The postcard reverse is divided and has narrative text printed on the left side. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum