Reid Memorial Chapel, 1890

Title

Reid Memorial Chapel, 1890

Subject

Monticello Female Seminary
Illinois--Godfrey
Chapels

Description

A woodcut shows Reid Chapel, built in honor of William H. Reid's wife, Eleanor Irwin Reid. The Reid's donated large sums of money requested by principal Harriet Haskell to help rebuild the Monticello Female Seminary after the November 4, 1888 fire. The chapel later served as the school's library.

Creator

Fry, Jean

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1937-XX-XX

Rights

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

Format

jpg

Language

eng

Identifier

402321
Monticello College Collection
Monticello College Collection Photo Album

Original Format

woodcut
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

44 x 31 cm

Citation

Fry, Jean, “Reid Memorial Chapel, 1890,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed December 5, 2021, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/31425.