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A. Lincoln. IN COMMEMORATION OF THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF HIS BIRTH 1809 1909 LAWYER STATESMAN FEBRUARY 12TH.

LINCOLN SPLITTING RAILS

1908
Copyrighted by Fred C. Lounsbury


Dimensions

Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2014.9450

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph and metallic pigment on embossed card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Front: COPYRIGHT 1908 BY FRED. C. LOUNSBURY
Back: divided. Used.

Inscription

Yes

Markings

Canceled. Sent 02-11-1909 from Hoboken, NJ to Hoboken, NJ.

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2011, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in the United States, Canada and Europe; 2014, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 29, 2014)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder