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Fame was too earnest in her joy, too proud of such a son, To let a robe and title mask a noble Washington. -Eliza Cook.

Publisher The George C. Whitney Company (American, 1858 - 1942)


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph and metallic pigment on embossed card stock.

Not On View



Back: divided. Used.
Whitney Made
Worcester Mass


Yes: 19.1.17


Canceled. Sent 01-19-1917 from New York, NY.


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