Books [Original museum display card for Lincoln's method of lifting vessels over shoals patent].

Format Books
Location Illinois
United States
Washington D.C.
Language English
Subjects Ephemera
Lincoln's Patent
Lincoln, Abraham
[Original museum display card for Lincoln's method of lifting vessels over shoals patent].
Created / Published
Washington, D. C., n. d.
Subject Headings
-  Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
-  Lincoln's patent
-  Ephemera
-  United States -- District of Columbia -- Washington
-  United States -- Illinois -- Sangamon -- Springfield
-  The model of the Lincoln boat which was filed with Lincoln's application was available to the public in 1849. The Patent Office produced display cards for their models. From time to time the cards wore out and were replaced. This card appears to be an original.
31 x 24.5 cm.
Call Number
Portfolio 11, no. 23
Source Collection
The Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana
Rare Book And Special Collections Division
Digital Id

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