The Evergreens, 1850
Monticello Female Seminary
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.
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
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Monticello College Collection
Monticello College Collection Photo Album
44 x 31 cm
Morrison, Peg, “The Evergreens, 1850,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed December 8, 2021, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/31421.