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)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

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