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Credit card featuring Springfield/Lincoln related images
Credit card featuring Springfield/Lincoln related images
Resource Typeimage
TitleCredit card featuring Springfield/Lincoln related images
Coverage / Year2001; New Millenium Springfield, IL
DescriptionPlastic credit card featuring drawings of Springfield/Lincoln related images: Old State Capitol; Lincoln's Tomb; the Lincoln Home; and Lincoln himself (taken from the "$5 bill" portrait of 1864). In center, Visa symbol, and hologram in lower right corner with hole in middle, silver raised numbers and name on front. On the back is a deactivated magnetic strip, paper signature strip, disclaimer and INB logo. L 8.52 W 5.4 cm.
InterpretationAn example of the use of Lincoln's image in advertising and commercial interests.
Lesson Plans / ThemesHow we learn about communities
Learning Standards16 History
Author or CreatorIllinois National Bank; Visa
SourceIllinois National Bank, Springfield, IL
Subject / KeywordsLincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Exchange; Money; Credit cards
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 9477
CONTENTdm file name92124162832003_9477-1.jpg
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