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Postcard of the Lincoln Home (southwest view)
Postcard of the Lincoln Home (southwest view)
Resource Typeimage
TitlePostcard of the Lincoln Home (southwest view)
Coverage / Yearc. 1930; International Period, Springfield, IL
DescriptionBlack and white photograph of the Lincoln Home from the southwest. House is white with black shutters. Large flagpole in corner behind fence. Lattice-type porch encloses front door. Square metal plaque mounted on front fence, with a sign to the right marked "Lincoln's Home". L 13.6 W 8.6 cm.
InterpretationNote the electric wires over the house in the photo.
Lesson Plans / ThemesHow we learn about communities; Abraham Lincoln's Presidency: Trials and Triumphs;
Learning Standards16 History
Author or CreatorGrogan Photo
SourceHoude's Postcard & Photographs, Missoula, MT
Subject / KeywordsLincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Home; Postcards; Mail
Collection PublisherLincoln Home National Historic Site
Further InformationFor any further information related to this record, please contact the Collection Publisher. See for more information about this project.
Rights Management Statement
Resource IdentifierLIHO 9463
CONTENTdm file name67148172832003_9463-1.jpg
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