Henry Horner

Title

Henry Horner

Subject

Horner, Henry, 1878-1940
Governors

Description

Portrait of Henry Horner, a lawyer, judge, and twenty-eighth Governor of Illinois (1933-1940). Known as a reformer, Horner fought political patronage and oversaw the states troubled finances during the Great Depression. Additionally, Horner's extensive collection of Lincolniana became the foundation of the Lincoln Collection at the Illinois State Historical Library (now the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library).

Creator

Georg, Herbert

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

n.d.

Rights

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

Format

jpg

Language

en

Identifier

400410
Henry Horner Collection

Original Format

studio portrait
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

25 x 21 cm

Citation

Georg, Herbert, “Henry Horner,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed September 26, 2021, https://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/18641.