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Abraham Lincoln Born in Hardin County Ky. February 12 1809 President of the United States 4 years 1 month 11 days Died in Washington April 15 1865

Publisher M.T. Sheahan, Boston, MA (American, 1903 - 1910)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2014.9457

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph and metallic pigment on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Back: divided. Used.
969
Abraham Lincoln MEMORIAL POST CARD
SHEAHAN’S ORIGINAL IDEA ~ MADE AND COPYRIGHT BY HIM AT
297 CONGRESS STREET, BOSTON, MASS.

Inscription

Yes

Markings

Canceled. Sent 02-11-1911 from Melrose, MA to Waterbury, VT.

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