1. Creator/Author:
  2. Auburn Post Card Manufacturing Co. (10)

Mementoes of Abraham Lincoln in the Lincoln Museum

Creator:
Auburn Post Card Manufacturing Co.
Location:
Indiana, DeKalb County, Auburn
Origin Date:
1930-1940
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/8 in x 5 3/8 in
Item ID:
71.2009.083.1532
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Cartoons, Broadsides & Ephemera

Description

This postcard features a portion of the interior of the Lincoln Museum in New Salem State Park near Petersburg, Illinois. The walls are covered with framed prints and engravings all related to the life of President Abraham Lincoln. A white border surrounds the image with the caption printed in the lower margin. The reverse is divided vertically with the left side labeled "Correspondence" and the right side labeled "Address." Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum