The Evergreens, 1850

Title

The Evergreens, 1850

Subject

Monticello Female Seminary
Illinois--Godfrey
Dwellings
Architecture, Domestic

Description

A woodcut shows the Evergreens as it appeared in 1850. First constructed as a private home, Monticello Female Seminary principal Harriet Haskell later purchased the residence for her personal home and donated the building to the school upon her death in 1907.

Creator

Morrison, Peg

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

ca. 1935

Rights

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

Format

jpg

Language

eng

Identifier

402317
Monticello College Collection
Monticello College Collection Photo Album

Original Format

woodcut
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

44 x 31 cm

Citation

Morrison, Peg, “The Evergreens, 1850,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed December 8, 2021, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/31421.