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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 http://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc for more information about this project.
Rights Management Statementhttp://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc/conditions.htm
Resource IdentifierLIHO 1499
CONTENTdm file name23435201662003_1499.jpg
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