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DOCTOR FREDERICK A. COOK DISCOVERER OF THE NORTH POLE

Dr. Frederick A. Cook of Brooklyn, N.Y. was born at Calicoon Depot, N.Y. June 10, 1865 and was educated in Calicoon and Brooklyn, N.Y., received his degree of M.D. from the University of New York in 1890, was married June 10th 1902 to Mary F. Hunt - Surg

American
about 1908
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

2015.9071

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph on card stock with gilded, beveled edges.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Back: divided. Mint.
980 MADE AND PUBLISHED BY M. T. SHEAHAN BOSTON

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