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Print of the Lincoln Home
Print of the Lincoln Home
Resource Typeimage
TitlePrint of the Lincoln Home
Coverage / Year1965 to 1970; Modern
Description"The Home of Abraham Lincoln." Shows home from SW corner, back wing and small chimney visible beyond; Mr & Mrs Lincoln talk to neighbor under tree in front, 2 boys behind fence (Robert & Willie) read newspaper; young lady and boy (Emilie Helm & Tad?) stand at gate watching the Lincolns.
InterpretationContemporary depiction of the Lincoln Home and neighborhood life. The plate was created in 1866. The print was created in the 1960s, possibly as a 100th anniversary commemorative item.
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 CreatorDixon, Paul; Ward, W.
SourcePrinted by the Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY
Subject / KeywordsArt; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Print; Engraving; Home; Ink
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 7122
CONTENTdm file name51545201662003_7122.jpg
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