Image ID
ICHi-068807
Headline
Cane presented to Rev. Dr. Phineas D. Gurley by Mr. and Mrs. Abraham Lincoln
Date Created
circa 1862
Artwork/Object Depicted
canes; objects
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2014, all rights reserved
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-068807
Inventory Number
1952.238
Storage Location
DIA
Max Pixels - Height
1646
Max Pixels - Width
2318
KEYWORDS
1952.238
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882
Gurley, Phineas D.
canes
gifts
i68807.tif
cane presented to rev dr phineas d gurley by mr and mrs abraham lincoln

Detail view of the chased gold head of an ebony cane presented to Rev. Dr. Phineas D. Gurley by Mr. and Mrs. Abraham Lincoln in appreciation for his kindness at the time of the death of the Lincoln's son, William Wallace Lincoln, in 1862. Inscription reads: Rev. P. D. Gurley, from Mr. and Mrs. A. Lincoln, 1862.

Detail view of the chased gold head of an ebony cane presented to Rev. Dr. Phineas D. Gurley by Mr. and Mrs. Abraham Lincoln in appreciation for his kindness at the time of the death of the Lincoln's son, William Wallace Lincoln, in 1862. Inscription reads: Rev. P. D. Gurley, from Mr. and Mrs. A. Lincoln, 1862.

4/16/2014