Lincoln Memorial, Washington, D.C.

This image is an illustration of the stone effigy of Abraham Lincoln, seated in the center of the memorial.

Genuine Curteich-Chicago “C.T. Art Colortone”

There is no description on the back of this card.

The statue has an interesting secret: The hands have been carved into the shape of the American Sign Language letters “A” and “L”, as the sculptor was hearing impaired.

This card was used and is dated 20 August 1954.

 

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