The Godfrey Mansion, ca. 1833

Title

The Godfrey Mansion, ca. 1833

Subject

Monticello Female Seminary
Illinois--Godfrey
Godfrey, Benjamin, 1794-1862
Dwellings
Architecture, Domestic

Description

A woodcut shows the home of Captain Benjamin Godfrey, the founder of Monticello Female Seminary. The house included a second story balcony and two chimneys on the front of the building upon completion in 1833.

Creator

Pearson, Eleanor

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1938-XX-XX

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

eng

Identifier

402314
Monticello College Collection
Monticello College Collection Photo Album

Original Format

woodcut
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

44 x 31 cm

Citation

Pearson, Eleanor, “The Godfrey Mansion, ca. 1833,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed January 17, 2022, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/31418.