• Creator
  • Illinois State Historical Society
  • Created Date
  • 1900-
  • Description
  • Color postcard. On Back: The State Library, Old State Capitol, Springfield, Illinois Although there had been four statehouses in Illinois before the Old State Capitol was occupied in 1839, this was the first statehouse to incorporate a library. Abraham Lincoln is recorded as having borrowed the first book from the State Library in 1842. Library Postcards. Illinois. Color photography. 14.0 x 10.5 cm. Paper. 3530 x 2425 pixels. 600 dpi; 25680990... more
    Color postcard. On Back: The State Library, Old State Capitol, Springfield, Illinois Although there had been four statehouses in Illinois before the Old State Capitol was occupied in 1839, this was the first statehouse to incorporate a library. Abraham Lincoln is recorded as having borrowed the first book from the State Library in 1842. Library Postcards. Illinois. Color photography. 14.0 x 10.5 cm. Paper. 3530 x 2425 pixels. 600 dpi; 25680990 bytes. less
  • Format
  • TIF
  • Rights
  • Unknown