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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 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 7122
CONTENTdm file name51545201662003_7122.jpg
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