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1. Model of the Lincoln Home, Stage 1 (1844-1846) Model of the Lincoln Home, Stage 1 (1844-1846) Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Home; Models; Household; Housing; Episcopal clergyman Charles Dresser married Abraham Lincoln and Mary Todd on the evening of November 4, 1842. Eighteen months later on May 2, 1844, Dresser sold his house at Eighth and Jackson Streets...

2. Lamp, whale oil with clock Lamp, whale oil with clock Whale; Whales; Oil lamp; Whale oil; United States; Light; Lighting device; Clock lamp; Clock & watch making; This whale oil lamp is made of pewter. It stands on a tall, slender cylindrical stem. The reservoir is an inverted pear shaped bulb surrounded by a strap of thinly hammered pewter numbered 1 to 12 in Roman...

3. Lamp, Camphene Lamp, Camphene Whale; Whales; Whale oil; Light; Lighting device; Lamps; Camphene A small glass lamp, bell-shaped, which has a small semicircular glass handle. The pewter cap and wick fixture is fastened to the top of the glass. This lamp which is very similar to 68.1.1150, is different...

4. Cane, from Lincoln Home Cane, from Lincoln Home Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Lincoln, Thomas (Tad), 1853-1871; Victorian; Cane Plain turned wood cane with paper label attatched certifying authenticity. Rounded top, tapers slightly to rounded end. End has 1 cm turning hole in center. Most of paper label has flaked off. Thin decorative...

5. Wall mirror, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Wall mirror, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Victorian; Furniture; Furnishings; Mirrors Rectangular gilt gesso on wood molding frame mirror. Top outer edge is bevelled away from mirror, 1/2" wide, remainder of mirror slopes inward. One incised line 1/2" from outer ridge. 1" wide molding bevel...

6. Earrings, Antebellum jewelry Earrings, Antebellum jewelry Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Jewelry; Earring; Adornment; Antebellum; Hair; Victorian Metal and human hair pierced-ear loop earrings. Broad gold or brass hoop back with bands holding thick human hair braid; circle of metal at top, one part of which goes through the ear. L 1 3/8" x W 1 1/8"....

7. Necklace, Antebellum jewelry Necklace, Antebellum jewelry Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Jewelry; Hair; Keepsake; Antebellum; Victorian; Adornment Locket containing human hair. Oval locket, surrounded by two strands of twisted thick wire. Front side of locket contains four plumes of hair; back side contains three plumes, all under glass. Broken-braided...

8. Holger Cahill Holger Cahill United States. Works Progress Administration; Federal Arts Project; Federal aid to the arts--United States; WPA Photograph, b/w

9. Lamp, whale oil with clock Lamp, whale oil with clock Whale; Whales; Oil lamp; Whale oil; United States; Light; Lighting device; Clock & watch making; Clock lamp This whale oil lamp is made of pewter. It stands on a tall, slender cylindrical stem. The reservoir is an inverted pear shaped bulb surrounded by a strap of thinly hammered pewter numbered 1 to 12 in Roman...

10. Candle with reflector Candle with reflector Candles; Candlesticks; Whale oil; Whale; Whaling; Miners; Miner's lamp; Lighting device; Light A pewter candlestick with a cone shaped reflector mounted perpendicular to the stick. Above the reflector is a cylindrical vent for the heat.

11. Back them up!: a British tank attack in the western desert Back them up!: a British tank attack in the western desert World War, 1939-1945--Great Britain; War posters, Great Britain; World War II Poster, color, 19.75 x 29.75 in., printed for H. M. Stationery Office by Fosh & Cross Ltd., London.

12. Over 1,000,000 tons of Axis shipping sunk in the North Sea and English Channel Over 1,000,000 tons of Axis shipping sunk in the North Sea and English Channel World War, 1939-1945--Great Britain; War posters, Great Britain; World War II; World War, 1939-1945--North Sea--Naval operations; Warships--North sea; World War, 1939-1945--English Channel--Naval operations Poster, color, 19.5 x 30 in., printed by Chromoworks Ltd., London.

13. Over 1,250,000 tons of Axis shipping sunk in the Central Mediterranean Over 1,250,000 tons of Axis shipping sunk in the Central Mediterranean World War, 1939-1945--Great Britain; War posters, Great Britain; World War II; World War, 1939-1945--Mediterranean Sea--Naval operations; Warships--Mediterranean Sea Poster, color, 19.5 x 30 in., printed by Chromoworks Ltd., London.

14. Ancient Brick Collection Ancient Brick Collection Archaeology; Ur (Extinct City); Iraq; Mesopotamia; Middle East; Cuneiform; Cuneiform inscriptions; Sargon I; Sargon II; Sumarians A collection of eight ancient clay bricks. Each brick has a cuneiform inscription: 1. "To Nannar, eldest son of Enlil, his king, Urnammu, the mighty man, priest of Erech, King of Ur, King of Sumer and...

15. Franklin W. Fuller's Civil War Diary, February 15-March 26, 1864 Franklin W. Fuller's Civil War Diary, February 15-March 26, 1864 United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal Narratives; Fuller, Franklin William This Civil War diary measures 14.2 cm x 9 cm, is bound in leather and is in fair condition. The entries, which cover 35 pages, were written in ink and in pencil. The complete diary is represented in 20...

16. Photographic print of Lincoln Home Photographic print of Lincoln Home Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Oldroyd, Osbourne H. (Osborn Hamline), 1842-1930; Caretaker ca. 1890 dry-plate photograph of Lincoln Home, with Osborn Oldroyd standing out front. Sepia tone, shows West (front) and South sides of house; large tree in front, other houses immediately next to and...

17. Portable desk, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Portable desk, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Victorian; Furnishings; Written Communication; Lap Desk; Wooden cabinets Mahogany writing box with brass plate in center of hinged top. Back folds down into flat surface on bottom. Slanted on top for writing. Hinged compartments on both sides, covered with fabric. Several compartments...

18. Latch assembly, believed to have been installed by Abraham Lincoln, circa 1849 Latch assembly, believed to have been installed by Abraham Lincoln, circa 1849 Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Victorian; Antebellum; Shutters; Hardware; Window frames; Windows; Shutter blind sill keeper for double latching shutter locks. J-shaped iron with one screw hole opposite lip end. Upper lip end forms a tooth-like protrusion in center bottom, top. The assembly has lost...

19. Cane, from Lincoln Home Cane, from Lincoln Home Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Victorian; Antebellum; Furnishings Tree-branch cane made from elm wood. Branch is in a natural state with smaller branches sawed off at intervals from top to bottom. Rustic appearance. Dark brown. L 37" x Diam. 1 3/8".

20. Roofing shingle, believed to have been installed on the roof of the Lincoln Home Roofing shingle, believed to have been installed on the roof of the Lincoln Home Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Antebellum; Roofing shingle; House Roofing shingle made from milled wood. Distinct grain on wide part, weathered to almost black color. Found during 1987-1988 restoration. L 5 11/16" x W 1 1/8" x D 1/4".
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