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In Old Kentucky, where the grass grows green, An old log cabin may yet be seen; It sheltered a Life that Fate had decreed Should come at the call of the Country's need. By the light of the fire, in the twilight hour, The lad wove his dreams, asking G
"I'll study and be ready and maybe the chance will come."
Horizontal: 8.9 x 14 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Chromolithograph on card stock.
Not On View
Front: Copyright, 1915, by Mary Eyre Wintersmith Robertson, Elizabethtown, Kentucky.
Back: divided. Mint.
MADE BY CURT TEICH & CO., CHICAGO.
97 PUBLISHED BY BRAUN POST CARD CO., CLEVELAND, OHIO
MADE IN U.S.A.
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