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CHESTER A. ARTHUR, twenty-first President of the U. S. Served from September 20, 1881 to March 3, 1885.

CHESTER A. ARTHUR was born at Fairfield, Vt. on Oct. 5, 1830. He was elected Vice-President with Garfield, and upon the death of the latter assumed the office as President, serving three years and six months. He was 51 years old when inaugurated Presiden

American
1908
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2015.8538

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Back: undivided. Mint.
Raphael Tuck & Sons’ Post Card Series No.2328, “Presidents of the United States.”
ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN.
Printed in Germany

Signed

L.P. SPINNER
Presidential signature reproduction.

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2015, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in Europe and the United States; 2015, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 24, 2015)

Credit Line

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