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Die when I may - I want it said of me by those who know me best that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower, where I thought a flower would grow. Abraham Lincoln
Publisher M.T. Sheahan, Boston, MA (American, 1903 - 1910)
Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Chromolithograph and metallic pigment on card stock.
Not On View
Front: COPYRIGHT 1908 BY M.T.SHEAHAN, BOSTON
Back: divided. Mint.
Abraham Lincoln MEMORIAL POST CARD
SHEAHAN’S ORIGINAL IDEA ~ MADE AND COPYRIGHT BY HIM AT
297 CONGRESS STREET, BOSTON, MASS.
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)
Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder