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Framed print of young mother
Framed print of young mother
Resource Typeimage
TitleFramed print of young mother
Coverage / Year1857 to 1872; Middle Victorian, Springfield, IL
Description"The First Care/The Young Mother", lithograph showing young mother in red dress sitting on bed with young child who is sleeping. A dog with brown blotches, possibly a setter, lies at mother's feet. L 14" x W 10".
InterpretationUsed as decoration in the Lincoln Home. This represents a typical home furnishing of the mid-19th Century home.
Lesson Plans / ThemesAmerican Communities in History; Antebellum Society and the Civil War; How we learn about communities
Learning Standards16 History; 25-27 Fine Arts
Author or CreatorCurrier & Ives
SourcePurchased at The Old Print Gallery Springfield, IL
Subject / KeywordsLincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Print; Prints; Lithograph; Art; Decor; Decoration
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 1499
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