Artifacts

Sword and the Pen

Title

Sword and the Pen

Files

Creator Role

publisher

Description

This postcard features a color drawing of Abraham Lincoln’s home in Springfield, Illinois with images of Union soldiers. This postcard also features an angel at the top with a banner that reads “Sword and Pen.”

Approximate Creation Date

n.d.

Measurement

3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches; landscape

Materials and Techniques Display

ink on paper; card stock

Inscription

verso, top right: “25”

Work Type

picture postcard

ID

P7672

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

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