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Color print, "This place was known as the Sinking Spring farm..." Depicts A. Lincoln birthplace. One of a set of prints [4708.1-15] in envelope [4708.17] with sheet of explanatory text [4708.16] depicting the Lincoln Dioramas at the Chicago Historical Society. In the center of the image, there is a rendering of a log cabin. The scenery is bucolically depicted. There is a child depicted on far right side of the image. In the center foreground of the image, there is a rendering of an adult.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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9 1/2 X 7 1/4 inches
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paper (fiber product); ink on paper; reproduction (derivative object)
recto, bottom center:" This place was known as the Sinking Spring farm because of a/ deep-set spring which bubbled up from under great rocks near/ the cabin. Here on the twelfth of February in year 1809,/ Abraham Lincoln was born."
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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