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ZACHARY TAYLOR, twelfth President of the U. S. Served from March 5, 1849 to July 9, 1850.
ZACHARY TAYLOR was born in Orange Co., Virginia on Nov. 24, 1784, and as a result of the fame which he gained during the Mexican War, was nominated by the Whig party and elected. He served for one year and four months when he died on July 9, 1850.
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960)
Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Chromolithograph on card stock.
Not On View
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
Presidential signature reproduction.
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)
Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder