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GEORGE WASHINGTON, first President of the U. S. Served two terms - from April 30, 1789 to March 3, 1793 and from March 4, 1793 to March 3, 1797.

GEORGE WASHINGTON was born in Westmoreland Co., Virginia, Feb. 22, 1732 and was fifty-seven years of age when inaugurated President. In politics he was a Federal, but was chosen Chief Magistrate by the unanimous vote of the electors and guided the young

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

2015.8518

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

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