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Footstool, belonging to Mary Todd Lincoln
Footstool, belonging to Mary Todd Lincoln
Resource Typeimage
TitleFootstool, belonging to Mary Todd Lincoln
Coverage / Year1800 to 1900; Antebellum Springfield, IL
DescriptionCaned footstool, oval top with rectangular caned area. Turned legs, bun turning at end with peg legs, round stretchers. L 14" x H 9 1/2" x W 11".
InterpretationBelonged to Mary Todd Lincoln, during her residence in Springfield, IL 1844-1861.
Lesson Plans / ThemesAmerican Communities in History; Antebellum Society and the Civil War; How we learn about communities
Learning Standards16 History
Author or CreatorUnknown
SourceOn exhibit at Lincoln Home National Historic Site.
Subject / KeywordsLincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Antebellum; Furniture; Furnishings; Wood; Footstools
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 48
CONTENTdm file name51539141262003_48.jpg
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