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Library, Historic Tinker Swiss Cottage, Rockford
Library, Historic Tinker Swiss Cottage, Rockford
TitleLibrary, Historic Tinker Swiss Cottage, Rockford
TypeImage
Digitized Materialcolor postcard
Year1960 ca.
Coverage-SpatialRockford, Illinois
SubjectLibrary buildings Illinois
Private libraries
Interiors
Libraries (Rooms)
DescriptionOn Back: The Library. Historic Tinker Swiss Cottage, 411 Kent St., Rockford, Ill. This room, two stories high, Gothic style, Octagonal shape, was copied after Sir Walter Scott's Library in Abbotsford, Scotland, visited by R. H. Tinker in 1862. Contains hundreds of books, oil paintings and Marble table from Italy. Chair Abraham Lincoln used in 1855 when he visited John H. Manny home in Rockford, Ill. Art work on ceiling ""The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, "" parquet flooring.
Creator-CorporateColor-View, Inc.
Creator-RolePublisher
Creator-ContactsRockford, IL
PublisherALA Archives - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
ThemeLibrary Postcards
Sub-themeIllinois
Techniquecolor photography
Inclusive Dates1900-
LanguageEnglish
Work Dimensions-Measurement13.9 x 8.8 cm
MediumPaper
Digital Dimensions-Measurement2107 x 3236 pixels
FormatTIF
Resolution-Measurement600 dpi; 20480884 bytes
Resource Identifier138-9701055-a
Date Created2007-07-25
CopyrightUnknown
Group-Record97
Sub Group-Record1
Series-Record55
RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. University Archives
CollectionSjoerd Koopman Library Postcard Collection
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