Wood fragment from Abraham Lincoln's log cabin
overall, with envelope: 2 3/4 x 4 3/4 in. ( 7 x 12.1 cm )
Two wood fragments from the log cabin in which Abraham Lincoln was born; two roughly rectangular slivers of wood in envelope with inscription and three-cent stamp with Washington's bust.
Gift of Dr. John E. Stillwell
written: in ink on envelope; "Clarkson Crolius Esq./ 12 Old Slip/ New York, NY
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.