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Library, Historic Tinker Swiss Cottage, Rockford
Library, Historic Tinker Swiss Cottage, Rockford
TitleLibrary, Historic Tinker Swiss Cottage, Rockford
Digitized Materialcolor postcard
Year1960 ca.
Coverage-SpatialRockford, Illinois
SubjectLibrary buildings Illinois
Private libraries
Libraries (Rooms)
DescriptionOn Back: Historic Tinker Cottage, 411 Kent St., Rockford, Illinois. This room was copied after Sir Walter Scott's library in Abbottsford, Scotland, and contains a very rare and interesting carved circular staircase. The sofa is the one used by Lincoln when he visited the home of John Manny in Rockford. The library also contains hundreds of rare and very old books.
Creator-CorporateColor-View, Inc.
Creator-ContactsRockford, IL
PublisherALA Archives - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
ThemeLibrary Postcards
Techniquecolor photography
Inclusive Dates1900-
Work Dimensions-Measurement13.9 x 9.0 cm
Resource Identifier139-9701055-a
Date Created2007-07-25
RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. University Archives
CollectionSjoerd Koopman Library Postcard Collection
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